Chalcedon

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Synonyms for Chalcedon

a former town on the Bosporus (now part of Istanbul)

the fourth ecumenical council in 451 which defined the two natures (human and divine) of Christ

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10) Thrasymachos of Chalkedon, a sophist of the later fifth century (and an interlocutor in Plato's Republic), recounts an episode from Timokreon's alleged sojourn with the Persian king.
7); Thrasymachos of Chalkedon (see below) reveals that he portrays himself as a guest of the Persian king.
6) "Homoousios hemin: Gedanken zum Verstandnis und zur theologischen Problematik der Kategorien von Chalkedon," in Das Konzil von Chalkedon: Geschichte und Gegenwart, ed.