Heracleides


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Heracleides

, Heraclides of Pontus
?390--?322 bc, Greek astronomer and philosopher: the first to state that the earth rotates on its axis
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Elected [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] alongside Heracleides and Sicanius, (47) the Syracusan Hermocrates is analysing the causes of the defeat suffered at the hands of the Athenians.
The ancient astronomers Hiketas of Syracuse and Heracleides of Pontus first proposed that the Earth rotated on itself (de Santillana, 1947, p.
This positive evaluation of the poet is continued with the aid of several more witnesses, (5) drawn from the long tradition of Hellenistic Homeric scholarship, from the literary work of Aristotle, and even Heracleides Ponticus.
Also notable is the Dialogue with Heracleides, unusual ancient stenographic minutes of a cut-and-thrust debate on the Father-Son relationship.
These terms are best explained in as extended example(44) that Nestorius offered in his Bazaar of Heracleides an example that sums up how the terms are closely interrelated to one another, and how they fit in well with those fragments where Theodore has employed four of these terms.
If cough prevents sleep the pill of Heracleides of Tarentum relieves both; it contains saffron 0.
BCE) placed Solon's death in the archonship of Hegestratus, nearly two years after the beginning of Peisistratus' reign, while Heracleides of Pontus (4th cent.