Plutarch

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Plu·tarch

 (plo͞o′tärk′) Originally Mestrius Plutarchus. ad 46?-120?
Greek biographer and philosopher. He wrote Parallel Lives, a collection of paired biographies of famous Greek and Roman figures that Shakespeare used as source material for his Roman plays.

Plu·tarch′an (-tär′kən), Plu·tarch′i·an (-tär′kē-ən) adj.

Plutarch

(ˈpluːtɑːk)
n
(Biography) ?46–?120 ad, Greek biographer and philosopher, noted for his Parallel Lives of distinguished Greeks and Romans

Plu•tarch

(ˈplu tɑrk)

n.
A.D. c46–c120, Greek biographer.
Plu•tarch′i•an, adj.
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WE EXTOL PLUTARCH OF CHAERONEA AS the most high minded of biographers.
A good resume of the Platonist outlook is Section 154, "Die Seele ist eine [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]," with selections from Porphyry and Plutarch of Chaeronea, who portray the soul as interposed between the realms of Being and Becoming, the intellectual and sensorial, so as to underscore its unique character and position in the world.
For the icthyophagous sheep are not the product of Harris's fertile mind; instead they make up a small portion of one of the Parallel Lives of Plutarch of Chaeronea (c.