- Aug 2018
It just means that he spoke to a Persian at some point in his lifetime.
persians were the enemies of greece and egyptians so propoganda wise they were a great target.
once the persians targeted the egyptians the threat somewhat subsided in Greece.
if you google plato plagiarize zoroaster you will find many lively discussions that have gone on for along time.
would the world be less offended by the existence of yimkard? they [you all] obviously are offended by a real atlantis.
ps if you look at a map you can see how problematic for the Greeks it was to have the mythical Persian homeland at the location Pindars geography plus Critias suggested.