Xenocrates
biographical name 396-314 B.C. Greek philosopher

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  • Xenocrates — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = Ancient philosophy color = #B0C4DE image size = 200px image caption = Xenocrates name = Xenocrates birth = c. 396 BC, Chalcedon death = c. 314 BC, Athens school tradition = Platonism main… …   Wikipedia

  • Xenocrates — Xenocratic /zen euh krat ik/, Xenocratean, adj. /zeuh nok reuh teez /, n. 396 314 B.C., Greek philosopher. * * * died 314 BC, Athens Greek philosopher. A pupil of Plato, he succeeded Speusippus (d. 339/338 BC) as head of Plato s Academy. His… …   Universalium

  • XENOCRATES — I. XENOCRATES Philosophus, Platonis auditor, praeceptor Polemonis, cum princeps quondam intentatae legationis iret ad Antipatrum, a quo omnium exspectatio erat, nihil non illô orante impetrari posse, reliquis sociis humaniter exceptis, in… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Xenócrates — Silencio Me he arrepentido muchas veces de haber hablado; jamás de haber callado …   Diccionario de citas

  • Xenocrates — noun (c. 396–314 ) An Ancient Greek philosopher, mathematician, and the second leader (scholarch) of the Platonic Academy from 339 to 314 …   Wiktionary

  • XENOCRATES —    an ancient philosopher and a disciple of Plato, born in Chalcedon, and a successor of Plato s in the Academy as head of it; d. 314 B.C …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Xenocrates — Xe•noc•ra•tes [[t]zəˈnɒk rəˌtiz[/t]] n. big 396–314 b.c., Greek philosopher …   From formal English to slang

  • Xenocrates — /zɛˈnɒkrətiz/ (say ze nokruhteez) noun 396–314 BC, Greek Platonic philosopher. –Xenocratic /zɛnəˈkrætɪk/ (say zenuh kratik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • Xenocrates — Xenocratic /zen euh krat ik/, Xenocratean, adj. /zeuh nok reuh teez /, n. 396 314 B.C., Greek philosopher …   Useful english dictionary

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