Achilles Tatius

200 - 300

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Achilles Tatius (Greek: Ἀχιλλεὺς Τάτιος, Achilleus Tatios) of Alexandria was a Roman-era Greek writer of the 2nd century AD whose fame is attached to his only surviving work, the ancient Greek novel, or romance, The Adventures of Leucippe and Clitophon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Achilles Tatius has received more than 54,034 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Achilles Tatius is the 1,213th most popular writer (down from 1,184th in 2019), the 217th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 196th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Writer.

Achilles Tatius is most famous for his novel Leucippe and Cleitophon, which is an account of a love triangle.

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  • 59.44

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.48

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  • 1.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Achilles Tatius ranks 1,213 out of 5,755Before him are Shammai, Dean Koontz, Stanisław Jerzy Lec, Alexander Ostrovsky, Timaeus of Locri, and Pierre de Marivaux. After him are Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, Aristophanes of Byzantium, James Anderson, Shi Nai'an, Aelius Aristides, and Vivant Denon.

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Among people born in 200, Achilles Tatius ranks 25Before him are Xiahou Yuan, Sasan, Artabanus IV of Parthia, Claudius Aelianus, Lucius Artorius Castus, and Tatiana of Rome. After him are Yu Jin, Paul of Samosata, Sabellius, Gao Shun, Yue Jin, and Liu Zhang. Among people deceased in 300, Achilles Tatius ranks 7Before him are Diophantus, Saint Christopher, Bhāsa, Sasan, Meng Huo, and Saturnin. After him are Sabellius, Ma Dai, Xenophon of Ephesus, Marcia Otacilia Severa, Saint Martial, and Bongsang of Goguryeo.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Achilles Tatius ranks 217 out of 582Before him are Ibn Yunus (950), Hor (-1800), Abdel Halim Hafez (1929), Iry-Hor (-3101), Prince Rahotep (-2700), and Dhul-Nun al-Misri (796). After him are Arnuwanda II (-1400), Takelot II (-900), Osorkon I (-1000), Al-Tahawi (853), Yuya (-1500), and Youssef Chahine (1926).

Among WRITERS In Egypt

Among writers born in Egypt, Achilles Tatius ranks 14Before him are Athenaeus (200), Claudian (370), Nonnus (500), Pope Dionysius of Alexandria (190), Taha Hussein (1889), and Dionysius Thrax (-170). After him are Giuseppe Ungaretti (1888), Ahmed Shawqi (1868), Herodas (-300), Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy (1928), Didymus Chalcenterus (-63), and Ibn al-Farid (1181).