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Cassiodorus

[kas-ee-uh-dawr-uh s, -dohr-]
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noun
  1. Flavius Magnus Aurelius,died a.d. 575, Roman statesman and writer.
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Historical Examples

  • We can go at once to the fountain-head for information as to the character of Cassiodorus.

    Theodoric the Goth

    Thomas Hodgkin

  • There is a link between the library of Cassiodorus and our own country.

  • We know something of him from two letters in Cassiodorus, Epist.

  • There I found some consolation in reading Boethius and Cassiodorus.

    The Queen Pedauque

    Anatole France

  • The statement of Cassiodorus that he translated Nicomachus is rhetorical.


British Dictionary definitions for cassiodorus

Cassiodorus

noun
  1. Flavius Magnus Aurelius (ˈfleɪvɪəs ˈmæɡnəs ɔːˈriːlɪəs). ?490–?585 ad, Roman statesman, writer, and monk; author of Variae, a collection of official documents written for the Ostrogoths
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