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Theodorus [3]
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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 published on 04/04/2019.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Theodorus [3] | Θεόδωρος

Place of Origin:

Soli

Date:

?

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Biography:

A philosopher1 and mathematician2 from Soli, Theodorus was the author of a commentary on Plato’s3 Timaeus, in which he examined the mathematical theories present in the philosopher’s works (cf. Plut. De def. or. 32, 427a: ἐξηγούμενος τὰ μαθηματικὰ τοῦ Πλάτωνος). In dial…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Theodorus [3]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Theodorus_3>
First published online: 2015



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