Theodorus [2]
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and first published on 28/02/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Theodorus [2] | Θεόδωρος

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Theodorus was a Platonic1 philosopher and a mathematician, who was native of Soli and can perhaps be dated to the first half of the 3rd c. BCE (Ferrari-Baldi, Plut. Gen. dell’anima, 2002, n. 299). He was the author of a commentary on the mathematical theories in Plato’s2 writings (cf.…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Theodorus [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 21 August 2018 <>

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