), Greek writers.
1. AFRICANUS or LIBYCUS (Λίβυς
), a philosopher mentioned by Suidas and Eudocia (s. v.
), who ascribe to him Σκεπτικὰ ἐν βιβλίοις ί
, Sceptica in Libris decem, καὶ πυρρ́ώνεια
thus evidently confounding him with Sextus Empiricus; or, which is more probable, speaking altogether of Empiricus, but under an unusual and probably inaccurate name. [SEXTUS EMPIRICUS.]