since the 3rd cent. AD also called Chrysostom (‘golden-mouthed’)
b. ca. AD 40 in Prusa (Bithynia);
d. after AD 112;
Greek orator and philosopher with Stoic and Cynical roots, who also demonstrated an interest in politics.
A corpus of 80 orations is preserved;…
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“Dion Cocceianus of Prusa (Dio Chrysostom)”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger.
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