Name of a philosopher.
Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: Male
(c. 215-125 B.C.) the absolute most prominent head of center Academy and opponent of Stoics. His most noteworthy share to viewpoint consisted in doctrine of reasonable probabilism as a basis of scepticism. -- R.B.W.
His powerful reasoning excited among the Roman youth an enthusiasm for philosophical speculations, and the elder Cato insisted on Carneades and his companions being dismissed from the city.