2nd century BC in poetry


2nd century BC in poetry

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China

Poets (by date of birth)

* Jia Yi (200 - 168 BCE)
* Sima Xiangru (179-117 BCE), Western Han
* Sima Qian (145 - ? BCE)

Works

outh Asia

Poets

* Approximate time of Tiruvalluvar (300 - 100 BCE), writing in Tamil

Works

Compilation of the Pathinenmaelkanakku (Eighteen Major Anthology Series) of early Tamil poetry.


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Poets (by date of birth)

* Antipater of Sidon
* Lucius Afranius (poet)

Works

* likely latest date for the Book of Proverbs, written in Hebrew


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