Brill’s New Jacoby

Get access

Gorgias of Leontinoi (407)
(1,350 words)

This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2011.

About this Historian


Gorgias of Leontinoi

Jacoby number:


Attested works:

Historian's date:

5th century BC

Historical focus:

III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVII. Delphi

Place of origin:



BNJ 407 T 1


Philostratos, Lives of the Sophists 1.9.2 (493) (ed. Kayser)

Work mentioned:

Source date:

2nd c…

Cite this page
Rzepka, Jacek, “Gorgias of Leontinoi (407)”, in: Brill’s New Jacoby, General Editor: Ian Worthington (Macquarie University). Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

▲   Back to top   ▲