Archias
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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 Martina Savio and first published on 09/07/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Archias | Ἀρχίας

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Alexandria

Date:

1st c. CE.

Biography:

Our principal source for information about the life of Archias is an entry in the Suda1 (ε 2004, s.v. Ἐπαφρόδιτος) that probably derives from the biographical work of Hermippus of Berytus2 περὶ τῶν διαπρεψάντων ἐν παιδείᾳ δούλων. In this entry Archias is call…

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Savio, Martina, “Archias”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 24 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Archias>



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