(Ἑρμῖνος; Hermînos). Peripatetic of the 2nd cent. AD, student of Aspasius  whose view on the movement of the stars he quoted, and teacher of Alexander  of Aphrodisias. Fragments of his commentaries on Aristotle's Categoriae, Analytica Priora, De interpretatione and Topica, and two comments on De Caelo are extant. His assumption that the eternity of the movements of the stars was caused by a heavenly soul probably goes back to Aristotle (Cael. 2,12).
Aristotle, commentators on; Aristotelianism
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Gottschalk, Hans (Leeds),
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.
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First published online: 2006
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