), was one of the thirty tyrants established at Athens in B. C. 404. (Xen. Hell. 2.3.2
.) From an allusion in the speech of Theramenes before his condemnation (Xen. Hell. 2.3.46
), Aristoteles appears to have been also one of the Four Hundred, and to have taken an active part in the scheme of fortifying Eetionia and admitting the Spartans into the Peiraeeus, B. C. 411. (Thuc. 8.90
.) In B. C. 405 he was living in banishment, and is mentioned by Xenophon as being with Lysander during the siege of Athens. (Hell.
2.2.18.) Plato introduces him as one of the persons in the "Parmenides," and as a very young man at the time of the dialogue.