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date: 13 August 2020

Hippias (2), of Elis, sophist, 

The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Christopher C. W. TaylorChristopher C. W. Taylor

a younger contemporary of *Protagoras. He acquired great fame and wealth as a teacher and orator, claiming competence in mathematics, astronomy, grammar, poetry, music, and history, as well as in various handicrafts and in mnemonic techniques. He is perhaps (but see following entry) to be identified with the ... ...

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