b. in the 1st half of the 6th cent. BC in Megara (Greece);
d. in the 2nd half of the 6th cent. BC;
Greek elegiac poet.
One thousand three hundred and eighty-nine verses are extant under the name of Theognis. It is doubtful that they are all the work of a single poet. At present, the collective works, known as Corpus Theognideum, are div…