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Hierokles


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(῾Ιεροκλη̑ς), 5th-C. philosopher.

A student of the Neoplatonist Plutarch of Athens (died 431 or 432), Hierokles taught at Alexandria, where his lectures on Plato, esp. the Gorgias, attracted much attention ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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