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Timotheus (Greek sculptor)

Timotheus, fl. 4th cent. BC, Greek sculptor of Athens, recorded as one of the sculptors who worked with Scopas on the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus. About 375 BC, according to an inscription, he furnished models for sculptures on the temple of Asclepius at Epidaurus and executed acroteria (decorative figures placed above the pediments) for this building.

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Timotheus (Greek poet and musician)

Timotheus (tĬmō´thēəs), c.450–c.357 BC, Greek poet and musician of Miletus. An innovator in music, he added a string to the kithara. Fragments of his dithyrambs and nomes remain. Euripides wrote the prologue for his Persae, a lyric nome.

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Timotheus ( (Saint Timothy))

Timotheus: see Timothy, Saint.

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