Antiphon (writer)

Antiphon (Ancient Greek: Ἀντιφῶν) was an author of ancient Greece, who wrote an account of men distinguished for virtue (περὶ τῶν ἐν ἀρετή πρωτευσάντων), one of whom was Pythagoras.[1][2]


  1. ^ Diogenes Laërtius, 8.3
  2. ^ Porphyry (philosopher), Vita Pythagorae p. 9

  This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William (1870). "Antiphon". In Smith, William (ed.). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 1. p. 207.