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  Eratosthenes   of Cyrene - a philosopher and polymath, 3rd century B.C.
Wikipedia entry
275/9 The birth of Eratosthenes of Cyrene.
245/14 Eratosthenes is summoned to Alexandria by Ptolemy, who makes him
240/15 and his followers Diphilus, Eratosthenes, Miltiades, and Satyrus.
213/10 The floruit of Eratosthenes.
194/5 Eratosthenes measures the circumference of the earth.
194/6 Eratosthenes designs an instrument to solve a mathematical problem
194/7 General comments on the character and learning of Eratosthenes.
194/8 The death of Eratosthenes.
    Within translations:
[Longin]:Subl_33   ? 5 And what of Eratosthenes ** in his Erigone Wholly
Aelian:NA_7.48   he must consult Eratosthenes, Euphorion, and others who
AnthPal_7.78   CYZICUS & { H 1 } & On Eratosthenes A mild old age, no
Apollod:Fr_73   from the latter. Eratosthenes and Pherecydes and Apollodo
Athen_4.154   the will invalid." And Eratosthenes says, in the first
Athen_7.281   re. At all events, Eratosthenes of Cyrene, who was a pupil
Athen_11.482   ! "   {64.}   Eratosthenes, on the other hand, in
Athen_11.499   the three genders. And Eratosthenes declares that petasos (hat)
Athen_11.501   fourth book On the of Eratosthenes, remarks : " One may
Athen_13.588   the wall of pleasure, as Eratosthenes somewhere or other
ChronPasc_432   [from this year]. [Ol. 138.3] Eratosthenes was in his pri
DiogLaert_7.5   as we are informed by Eratosthenes, in the eighth book
Eratosth:Fr_8   also competed in the boxing. Eratosthenes in .... of the
Euseb]:Chron_281   with the Chronicles of Eratosthenes, corresponds to the
Hieron:Chron_1803   141.3 . [1803] [1802 in Ar.] Eratosthenes was in his pri
Lucian:Macr_27   the grammarians, Eratosthenes, son of Aglaus, of Cyrene,
Philoch_34   dides [ 1.112'5 ] and by Eratosthenes in book 9 and by The
Plin:HN_3.75   it the Ausonian Sea, but Eratosthenes calls all the part between
Plin:HN_5.47   Timosthenes as 2638 miles; Eratosthenes gives the distance from
Plin:HN_5.127   now extinct given by Eratosthenes includes the Solymi, Leleges,
Plin:HN_5.132   Isidorus, 468 according to Eratosthenes, 500 according to Mucianus;
Plin:HN_5.39-41 *   is 169 miles in breadth. Eratosthenes gives the distance by land
Plin:HN_6.3   authorities as 1438 miles, but Eratosthenes makes it 100 miles less.
Plin:HN_6.36   large as the Black Sea; Eratosthenes also gives its dimensions on
Plin:HN_6.56   the coast according to Eratosthenes covers 2475 miles, finally
Plin:HN_6.81   pearls than the Indians. Eratosthenes further gives the dimensions
Plin:HN_6.108   to the report of Eratosthenes measures 2500 miles round.
Plin:HN_6.163   the Straits as 7½ miles; Eratosthenes makes the length of the
Plin:HN_6.171   world was discovered, because Eratosthenes derived from it the
Plin:HN_6.183   the daily mileage, while Eratosthenes gives it as 625
Plut:Mor_847   tasted it he died. Eratosthenes is of another opinion, tha
Poseidon_77   many others, including Eratosthenes, said that there wer
Poseidon_97   the earth; but those of Eratosthenes and Poseidonius are
Poseidon_98   is twice its width, and Eratosthenes said that it is more
POxy_1241   was succeeded by Eratosthenes, after whom came Aristopha
THI_166.B   Works Eratosthenes.
Tzetz:ProlCom_   The king entrusted Eratosthenes, a contemporary of Callima

  Eratosthenes 2   of Croton - victor in the stadion race at the Olympic Games, 576 B.C.
Euseb]:Chron_201 51st [576 B.C.] - Eratosthenes of Croton, stadion race

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