Athenocles
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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 Lara Pagani and first published on 20/03/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Athenocles | Ἀθηνοκλῆς

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Cyzicus

Date:

3rd/2nd c. BCE?

Biography:

The grammarian Athenocles was a native of Cyzicus (Ath. 5, 177e) and was probably a little older than or a contemporary of Aristarchus1, as one can deduce from Sch. Od. 14, 503, which describes his intervention in the text with the verb προαθετέω, “to athetize b…

Cite this page
Pagani, Lara, “Athenocles”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 30 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Athenocles>



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