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John the Lydian

490 - 600

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John the Lydian or John Lydus (Greek: Ἰωάννης Λαυρέντιος ὁ Λυδός; Latin: Ioannes Laurentius Lydus) (ca. AD 490 – ca. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John the Lydian has received more than 40,957 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. John the Lydian is the 2,361st most popular writer.

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  • 41k

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  • 53.87

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, John the Lydian ranks 2,361 out of 5,755Before him are Giovanni Pascoli, Unica Zürn, Karel Jaromír Erben, Panteleimon Kulish, Albert Robida, and Friedrich Spee. After him are Mary Baker Eddy, Michael Jackson, Wilhelm Raabe, Orson Scott Card, Alois Jirásek, and Apostolo Zeno.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 490, John the Lydian ranks 7Before him are Pope Silverius, Bumin Qaghan, Pope Agapetus I, Romanos the Melodist, Simplicius of Cilicia, and John Philoponus. After him are John the Cappadocian and Urien. Among people deceased in 600, John the Lydian ranks 12Before him are Qasim ibn Muhammad, Priscian, Leander of Seville, Hrólfr Kraki, Bharavi, and Eutocius of Ascalon. After him are Agathangelos, David the Invincible, Theodorus Lector, Hesychius of Miletus, Icel of Mercia, and Aneirin.

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