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English: Procopius of Caesarea (Latin: Procopius Caesarensis, Greek: Προκόπιος ὁ Καισαρεύς; c. AD 500 – c. AD 565) was a prominent Byzantine scholar from Palaestina Prima. Accompanying the general Belisarius in the wars of the Emperor Justinian I, he became the principal historian of the 6th century, writing the Wars of Justinian, the Buildings of Justinian and the celebrated Secret History.
Italiano : Procopio di Cesarea (in greco Προκόπιος ο Καισαρεύς; Cesarea in Palestina, ca. 490 – Costantinopoli, ca. 565) è stato uno storico e generale bizantino.
late antique historian
|Name in native language||Procopius Caesarensis|
|Date of birth||c. 500 (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)|
Caesarea Maritima (Byzantine Empire)
|Date of death||c. 565 (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584), 1 April 562|
|Country of citizenship|