Byzantine historian during the reign of Justinian I. He wrote histories of the Persian, Vandal, and Gothic wars and Anecdota, an attack on Justinian.
Procopius Sentence Examples
The island between the two arms acquired the name of Insula Sacra (still called Isola Sacra) by which Procopius mentions it.
The description given by Procopius does not indicate clearly where this church was situated.
Procopius relates that Theodoric soon repented of his cruel deed, and that his death, which took place soon after, was hastened by remorse for the crime he had committed against his great counsellor.
Procopius says that they were far more civilized than the Huns of Attila, and the Turkish ambassador who was received by Justin is said to have described them as av-rucoi, which may merely mean that they lived in the cities which they conquered.
On Anthemius generally, see Procopius, De Aedific. i.