Strabo[1] (/ˈstrb/; Greek: Στράβων Strabōn; 64/63 BC – c. AD 24), wis a Greek geographer, filosopher an historian.

Strabo, as depictit in a 16t-century engravin
Born64/63 BC
Amaseia, Pontus
Diedc. 24 
ThriftGeographer, filosopher, historian


  1. Strabo ("squinty") wis a term employed bi the Romans for onyane whose een wur distortit or deformed. The faither o Pompey wis called "Pompeius Strabo". A native o Sicily so clear-sichted that he could see things at great distance as if thay wur nearby wis an aa cried "Strabo."