Theodorus [2]
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Entry Version:

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.

Grammarian:

Name:

Theodorus [2] | Θεόδωρος

Place of Origin:

Soli

Date:

?

Biography:

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 19 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Theodorus_2>



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