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Apollodorus (6), of Athens, Greek author, c. 180–after 120 BCE  

Kenneth S. Sacks

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Dec 2015
Apollodorus (6), of Athens (c.180–after 120 bce), studied in Athens with the Stoic *Diogenes (3) of Babylon, collaborated with *Aristarchus (2) in Alexandria, perhaps fled (in 146 ?), probably to ... More

Apollodorus (8), of Seleuceia on Tigris, Greek Stoic philosopher  

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Apollodorus (8), of Seleuceia (1) on Tigris, Stoic philosopher (see stoicism), the author of an Ethics and a Physics cited by Diog. Laert. 7. 102, 129; 125, 135. He also wrote logical ... More

Arcesilaus (1), of Pitane in Aeolia, Greek philosopher, 316/315–242/241 BCE  

Gisela Striker

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Arcesilaus or Arcesilas (both forms given in the sources), of Pitane in *Aeolia, 316/5 –242/1 bce, head of the *Academy from c.268. In his youth, Arcesilaus studied mathematics with *Autolycus (2) at ... More

Archelaus (1), philosopher, fl. 5th cent. BCE  

William David Ross

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Archelaus (1) philosopher (fl. 5th cent. bce), probably of Athenian birth, was a pupil of *Anaxagoras and followed him in the main, but in some details adhered to the views of the Ionians and ... More

Aristippus (1)  

C. C. W. Taylor

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Aristippus (1), from *Cyrene, an associate of *Socrates. His writings are said to have included dialogues and historical works, and he is said to have been the first of Socrates' associates to charge ... More

Aristius Fuscus, Marcus  

Peter G. M. Brown

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Dec 2015
Friend of *Horace and addressee of Ode 1. 22 and Epist. 1. 10; also mentioned in Sat. 1. 9. 60 ff. and 1. 10. 83. Said by *Pomponius Porphyrio to have been an eminent *grammaticus and an author of ... More

Aristocles  

M. B. Trapp

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Aristocles of Messene (Sicily or Peloponnese?), Peripatetic philosopher conventionally dated to 2nd cent. ce and identified with the teacher of *Alexander (14) of Aphrodisias, but perhaps belonging ... More

Ariston (1), of Chios, Greek Stoic philosopher  

Julia Annas

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Ariston (1), of Chios, Stoic, pupil of *Zeno (2), developed Zeno's ideas in a way later regarded as unorthodox after *Chrysippus' writings had established a Stoic orthodoxy. He enjoyed a wide but ... More

Ariston (2), of Ceos, Greek Peripatetic philosopher, 3rd cent. BCE  

Robert Sharples

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Ariston of *Ceos, *Peripatetic, probably succeeded *Lyco as head of the Lyceum c.225 bce. *Diogenes (6) Laertius appears to have derived from him the wills of *Aristotle and his ... More

Ariston (3), of Alexandria, Greek philosopher, 1st cent. BCE  

Gisela Striker

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Dec 2015
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Philosophy
Ariston (3), of Alexandria (1), 1st cent. bce philosopher, pupil of Aristus the brother of *Antiochus (11) of Ascalon. He later became a *Peripatetic and may be identical with the Ariston ... More

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