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Epicurus bust2.jpg
Roman marble bust o Epicurus
Born Februar 341 BC
Died 270 BC
Naitionality Greek
Era Auncient filosofie
Region Wastren filosofie
Schuil Epicureanism
Main interests
Atomism, Materialism
Notable ideas
'Movin' pleasurs (κατὰ κίνησιν ἡδοναί) an 'static' pleasurs (καταστηματικαί ἡδοναί)[1]

Epicurus (/ˌɛpɪˈkjʊərəs/ or /ˌɛpɪˈkjɔːrəs/;[2] Greek: Ἐπίκουρος, Epíkouros, "ally, comrade"; 341–270 BC) wis an auncient Greek filosopher as well as the foonder o the schuil o filosofie cried Epicureanism.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Diogenes Laërtius, The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, X:136.
  2. Jones, Daniel; Roach, Peter, James Hartman and Jane Setter, eds. Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary. 17th edition. Cambridge UP, 2006.