22. Of TYRE, a sophist or rhetorician of the time of Hadrian.
He was deputed, apparently by his countrymen, as their delegate to the emperor, and succeeded in obtaining for Tyre the rank of a metropolis.
He wrote the following works enumerated by Suidas, but all now lost. 1. Τέχνη ῥητορική
, Ars Rhetorica.
(Suidas, s.v. Eudocia, Ἰωνιά
, s.v. Fabric. Bibl. Graec.
vol. vi. p. 135; Tillemont, Hist. des Empereurs,
vol. ii. p. 278.)