Aretades
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 30/01/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Aretades | Ἀρητάδης

Identity:

Perseus | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Cnidus?

Date:

3rd-1st c. BCE ?

Biography:

There is no biographical information available about the grammarian Aretades. It is possible that he was a native of Cnidus, if he is in fact the same man as Aretades Κνίδιος who is mentioned in two passages of Ps.-Plutarch1 as the author of h…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Aretades”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 29 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Aretades>



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