Procopius

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Pro·co·pi·us

 (prə-kō′pē-əs) fl. sixth century ad.
Byzantine historian during the reign of Justinian I. He wrote histories of the Persian, Vandal, and Gothic wars and Anecdota, an attack on Justinian.

Procopius

(prəʊˈkəʊpɪəs)
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(Biography) ?490–?562 ad, Byzantine historian, noted for his account of the wars of Justinian I against the Persians, Vandals, and Ostrogoths
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Greek historian Procopios wrote three accounts of the reign of Roman emperor Justinian, one fairly neutral, one a panegyric, and this condemnation, which appeared in 550 AD.