biographical name see Heracleitus

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  • Heraclitus — Heraclitus, (2. Febr.), ein Kirchenschriftsteller, den Eusebius und Hieronymus preisen, findet sich in einem englischen Martyrologium, sonst aber nirgends, den »Heiligen« zugezählt. (I. 267.) …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

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  • Heraclitus — [her΄ə klīt′əs] fl. c. 500 B.C.; Gr. philosopher …   English World dictionary

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  • Heraclitus — Heraklit in der Gestalt Michelangelos, Detailansicht aus Raphaels Die Schule von Athen (1510–1511), Fresko in der Stanza della Segnatura (Vatikan) Heraklit von Ephesos (griechisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HERACLITUS — I. HERACLITUS fil. Blysonis, an Heracionis? philosophus Ephe sius, Σκοτεινὸς cogn. h. e. tenebricosus, propterea quod de industria adeo stylum obscuraret, ut eius scripta philosophi sudantes vix intelligerent: Cic. Plutarch. Lucian. Clemens Alex …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Heraclitus — /her euh kluy teuhs/, n. ( the Obscure ) c540 c470 B.C., Greek philosopher. * * * …   Universalium

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