Simmias of Syracuse

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Simmias (early 3rd century BC) of Syracuse, Magna Graecia, is mentioned by Diogenes Laërtius as a pupil, first of Aristotle of Cyrene, and afterwards of Stilpo, the Megarian philosopher.[1] He was married to Stilpo's daughter.[2] Nothing further is known of him.


  1. ^ Diogenes Laërtius, ii. 113
  2. ^ Diogenes Laërtius, ii. 114


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