Sosigenes
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 27/04/2011.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Sosigenes | Σωσιγένης

Place of Origin:

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Date:

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Biography:

Sosigenes is a grammarian known to us from four attestations in the scholia on the Iliad1, where he is cited for his Homeric2 ἔκδοσις (ἡ Σωσιγένους [sc. ἔκδοσις]). His date remains uncertain (J. La Roche, Die Homerische Textkritik im Altherthum, Leipzig 1866 (repr. Hildeshe…

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Pagani, Lara, “Sosigenes”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 15 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Sosigenes>
First published online: 2015



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