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Headword: *qeodo/sios
Adler number: theta,142
Translated headword: Theodosios, Theodosius
Vetting Status: high
Philosopher.[1] He wrote *Spherics in 3 books, a Commentary on the summaries of Theudas, *On Days and Nights [in] two [books], a Commentary on the Method of Archimedes, Specifications of Houses in three books,[2] Investigatory summaries, Astrological matters, *On Habitations.
Greek Original:
*qeodo/sios, filo/sofos. e)/graye *sfairika\ e)n bibli/ois g#, *(upo/mnhma ei)s ta\ *qeuda= kefa/laia, *peri\ h(merw=n kai\ nuktw=n du/o, *(upo/mnhma ei)s to\ *)arximh/dous *)efo/dion, *diagrafa\s oi)kiw=n e)n bibli/ois trisi/, *skeptika\ kefa/laia, *)astrologika/, *peri\ oi)kh/sewn.
Fl.100 BCE; see generally OCD4 s.v. Theodosius(4) of Bithynia; MacTutor History of Mathematics at web address 1. Three of the works listed here (marked *) survive; others -- e.g. the commentary on Theudas (C2 CE) -- seem to have strayed in from the biography of another, later Theodosius.
[1] So by ancient classification; in the OCD and the TLG Canon he is an astronomer and mathematician.
[2] Perhaps the same as On Habitations, below.
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Keywords: architecture; biography; mathematics; philosophy; science and technology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 3 May 2006@05:20:34.
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Catharine Roth (added keyword, set status) on 4 May 2006@00:47:40.
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David Whitehead on 5 August 2014@06:43:51.
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