Alexander [5] Aetolus
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Fausto Montana and first published on 14/10/2002.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


The Suda1 (α 1127 = T 1 Magnelli) informs us that Alexander Aetolus was born in Pleuron in Aetolia, and that his parents’ names were Satyrus and Stratocleia.  Elsewhere (α 3745 = T 2 Magnelli) the Byzantine lexicon…

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Montana, Fausto, “Alexander [5] Aetolus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 August 2018 <>

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