Kallikles, Nicholas

   See Timarion.

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  • Nicholas Kallikles — (Greek: Νικόλαος Καλλικλῆς) was a prominent physician and a leading court poet active in the Byzantine court in Constantinople during the reigns of Alexios I Komnenos (r. 1081–1118) and John II Komnenos (r. 1118–1143). Life Very little is known… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste der Biografien/Kal–Kam — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Doukas — For the 15th century historian, see Doukas (historian). For the Composer, see Dukas. Doukas, latinized as Ducas (Greek: Δούκας; fem. Doukaina/Ducaena, Δούκαινα; pl. Doukai/Ducae, Δούκαι), from the Latin tile dux ( leader, general , hellenized as… …   Wikipedia

  • Michael Doukas (protostrator) — John Doukas Born ca. 1061 Died before 1117 Allegiance Byzantine Empire Rank protostrator …   Wikipedia

  • Timarion —    Famous anonymous satire (ca. 1150), almost anti Christian in tone, that illustrates the revival of ancient literary genres (including the romance [q.v.]) in the 12th century. It has been attributed variously to Nicholas Kallikles, Michael… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

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