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Olympiodoros of Alexandria

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Neoplatonist philosopher; born ca.500, died after 564/5.

A pupil of Ammonios, Olympiodoros (᾽Ολυμπιόδωρος) taught philosophy in Alexandria and achieved fame as the “Great Philosopher.” His commentaries on Plato's First Alcibiades ...

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