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Hermes Trismegistus

purported author of the Hermetic Corpus

language of expression: Ancient Greek
occupation: philosopher, astrologer

Hermes Trismegistus (from Ancient Greek: Ἑρμῆς ὁ Τρισμέγιστος, "Hermes the Thrice-Greatest"; Classical Latin: Mercurius ter Maximus) is a legendary Hellenistic figure that originated as a syncretic combination of the Greek god Hermes and the Egyptian god Thoth. He is the purported author of the Hermetica, a widely diverse series of ancient and medieval pseudepigraphical texts that lay the basis of various philosophical systems known as Hermeticism.
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Hermetica

collection of Egyptian-Greek wisdom texts

author: Hermes Trismegistus

Poimandres

first tractate in the Corpus Hermeticum

author: Marsilio Ficino, Hermes Trismegistus

Λόγος ιερός

Έργο αποδιδόμενο στον Ερμή τον τρισμέγιστο

author: Hermes Trismegistus

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