Gaius Marius Victorinus

310 - 364

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Gaius Marius Victorinus (also known as Victorinus Afer; fl. 4th century) was a Roman grammarian, rhetorician and Neoplatonic philosopher. Victorinus was African by birth and experienced the height of his career during the reign of Constantius II. He is also known for translating two of Aristotle's books from ancient Greek into Latin: the Categories and On Interpretation (De Interpretatione). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaius Marius Victorinus has received more than 61,913 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Gaius Marius Victorinus is the 560th most popular philosopher (down from 549th in 2019).

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Among philosophers, Gaius Marius Victorinus ranks 560 out of 1,089Before him are Thomas Reid, Zengzi, Aeschines of Sphettus, R. G. Collingwood, Tom Regan, and Georges Politzer. After him are Peter Deunov, Karl Christian Friedrich Krause, Werner Jaeger, Zhang Daoling, Georges Canguilhem, and David Hartley.

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Among people born in 310, Gaius Marius Victorinus ranks 6Before him are Pope Liberius, Ausonius, Apollinaris of Laodicea, Egeria, and Antipope Eulalius. After him are Jovinus, Proclus of Constantinople, Pope Theophilus of Alexandria, Count Theodosius, and Maximus of Ephesus. Among people deceased in 364, Gaius Marius Victorinus ranks 3Before him are Jovian and Ge Hong.

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