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Cleophantus
(273 words)

(Κλεόφαντος; Kleóphantos).

[German version]

[1] Son of Themistocles and Archippe

Son of  Themistocles and Archippe (Plut. Themistocles 32; Pl. Men. 93d-e), was honoured with civic rights in Lampsacus (ATL III,111-3). Davies 6669,VI.

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[2] Greek physician, 3rd cent. BC

Greek doctor, active c. 270-250 BC, brother of  Erasistratus, pupil of  Chrysippus [3] of Cnidus and founder of a medical school (Gal., …

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Beck, Hans (Cologne) and Nutton, Vivian (London), “Cleophantus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e616720>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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