Attalus [2]
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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 Claudio Meliadò and first published on 15/12/2004.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Attalus [2] | Ἄτταλος

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

?

Biography:

The native land and time period of Attalus are unknown. He was probably the author of a commentary on Homer1 in which he dealt with questions of prosody (Sch. AT Il. 15, 444b), style (Sch. T Il. 15, 641a), syntax (Sch. T Il. 15, 651b), and etymology (EM. 584, 13-22, s.v. μῆλα and [Zon.…

Cite this page
Meliadò, Claudio, “Attalus [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 25 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Attalus_2>



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