Archestratus
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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 Alessia Ferreccio and first published on 03/04/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Archestratus | Ἀρχέστρατος

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

3rd-2nd c. BCE.

Biography:

It seems likely that the Archestratus who wrote a Περὶ αὐλητῶν in two books that is cited by Ath. 14, 634d is the same Archestratus mentioned by Philod. Mus. col. 137, 13-27 Delattre = 4, 23, 14 Kemke and by Porph. in Harm. 26, 29 (cf. I. …

Cite this page
Ferreccio, Alessia, “Archestratus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Archestratus>



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