- Joseph Jus·tus [juhs-tuh s] /ˈdʒʌs təs/, 1540–1609, French scholar and critic.
- his fatherJulius Caesar,1484–1558, Italian scholar, philosopher, and critic in France.
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Examples from the Web for scaliger
Lipsius, Scaliger, and De Thou, were the ornaments of his court.
I would rather err with Scaliger than be right with Clavius.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II)
Augustus De Morgan
He boasted that he had occasioned the deaths of Casaubon and Scaliger.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)
They come closest to Nature, nay, saith Scaliger, Art exceeds her.The Orbis Pictus
John Amos Comenius
Scaliger: I did not believe at first that there could be above fourscore.
- Joseph Justus (ˈdʒʌstəs). 1540–1609, French scholar, who revolutionized the study of ancient chronology by his work De Emendatione temporum (1583)
- his father, Julius Caesar. 1484–1558, Italian classical scholar, and writer on biology and medicine