Candidus, an Arian writer, who flourished about 364, and is the author of a book addressed to Marius Victorinus, de Generatione Divina. which, together with the answer of Victorinus, is extant. It will be found in Zeigler's Commentary on Genesis (Basle, 1548, fol.). A fragment of an epistle of Candidus to Victorinus is preserved by Mabillon, Analecta, 4:155. — Cave, Hist. Lit., Anno 364; Landon, Eccl. Dict. s.v.