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  1. Pittacus(ProperNoun)

    One of the Seven Sages of Greece living c. 640-568 BC. He was a native of Mytilene.

  2. Origin: From Πίττακος.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Pittacus

    one of the seven sages of Greece, born at Mitylene, in Lesbos, in the 7th century B.C.; celebrated as a warrior, a statesman, a philosopher, and a poet; expelled the tyrants from Mitylene, and held the supreme power for 10 years after by popular vote, and resigned on the establishment of social order; two proverbs are connected with his name: "It is difficult to be good," "Know the fit time."

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pittacus in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pittacus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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