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, of Tyre, c. 113–193 ce
  • M. B. Trapp


Adrianus (Hadrianus) of Tyre (c. CE 113–93), sophist, pupil of *Herodes Atticus; held the chairs of rhetoric at Athens and Rome. One short *declamation attributed to him survives. See second sophistic.


  • Classical Literature

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