Pittacus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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of Mytilene - leader of the island of Lesbos, late 7th century B.C.
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ers. Mytilene bore Pittacus and fair Priene Bias, and Mile
 & DiogLaert_1'74 (Pittacus) ; DiogLaert_1'79 (Pitta
from Atarneus thus asked Pittacus of Mytilene, the son of
wisdom, as in Lycurgus, Pittacus and Solon; and, compared
killed in single combat with Pittacus. 37th [632 B.C.]
Solon, Thales, and Pittacus, who were of the so-called sev
him great glory. 2 For Pittacus, who was numbered among the
also: Herodotus, 5.35]  & Pittacus. Pittacus and Phry
The breast of Pittacus was well endued with
it to Bias, Bias to Pittacus, and so from one to
forget the justice of foreigners: Pittacus of Mitylene was one to
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