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us: Longinus, Cassius, approximately 213-273


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    • us: Longinos, approximately 213-273
    • us: Longinos, Kassios, approximately 213-273
    • us: Longinus, Cassius
    • us: Longinus, Cassius, ca. 213-273
    • us: Longinus, Dionysius Cassius, approximately 213-273
    • us: Longinus, Gaius Cassius, approximately 213-273
    • us: Λογγτ̔̈»εγ·νος, Κτ̔̈«”αϐ·σσιος, approximately 213-273
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0213~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 0273
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Tadmur (Syria)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Tadmur (Syria)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Athens (Greece)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        grc
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Rhetoricians
          (lcsh) Philosophers
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Longinus, CassiusLonginus, Cassius Longinus, Cassius, ca. 213-273Longinus, Cassius,ca. 213-273
      • Sources

        • found: Pauly-Wissowa (Longinos, neoplatonist, philologist, and rhetor of 3rd cent. A.D.; name transmitted as Cassius Longinus, or Dionysius Cassius Longinus, the latter due to mistaken ascription of On the sublime to him, a notion destroyed for all time by Kaibel and by Keil; b. ca. 213; d. 273)
        • found: Oxford classical dict. (Longinus, Cassius, ca. 213-273; lists works)
        • found: Grant, M. Greek & Latin authors, 1980: under Longinus (Cassius Longinus, ca. A.D. 213-273, rhetorician and philosopher who was chief literary advisor to Queen Zenobia of Palmyra)
        • found: Papyros Larous (Longinos, Kassios (Gaius Cassius Longinus); Greek rhetor and philosopher; b. Palmyra, Emesa, or Athens ca. 213; d. Palmyra 273)
        • found: Brill's new Pauly online, 19 June 2015 (Cassius Longinus; Λογγτ̔̈»εγ·νος; rhetor and Platonic philosopher, ca. AD 210-272/3)
        • found: Fragments ; Art rhétorique, 2001: page 144 (Λογγτ̔̈»εγ·νος, ὁ Κτ̔̈«”αϐ·σσιος)
        • notfound: Encyclopaedia Britannica, micropaedia.
      • Editorial Notes

        • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
      • Change Notes

        • 1979-05-08: new
        • 2015-06-20: revised
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