Alexander [3]
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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 Claudio Meliadò and first published on 28/03/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Alexander [3] | Ἀλέξανδρος

Identity:

BNJ

Place of Origin:

Caria

Date:

Hellenistic age?

Biography:

Alexander was a grammarian, possibly during the Hellenistic age (as Jacoby argues at FrGrHist 739, 3C, p. 714), and a native of the Carian Chersonesus. He was the author of an antiquarian treatise on Caria, but nothing of t…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Alexander [3]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 28 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Alexander_3>



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