Dionysia

Definition of Dionysia

Di`o`ny´si`a
n. pl.1.(Class. Antiq.) Any of the festivals held in honor of the Olympian god Dionysus. They correspond to the Roman Bacchanalia; the greater Dionysia were held at Athens in March or April, and were celebrated with elaborate performances of both tragedies and comedies.

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Bacchanalia, festival, fete
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