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Biography - Xenophanes:

Greek philosopher, theologian and poet. (*Approximate years of birth and death)..
Born: -570 - Died: -475
Period:
5th century BC
6th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

For all things come from earth, and all things end by becoming earth.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Tout sort de la terre et tout retourne à la terre.

German
Denn aus Erde ist alles, und zur Erde wird alles am Ende.




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