Bacchius [1]
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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 Daniela Manetti and first published on 11/09/2003.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Bacchius [1] | Βακχεῖος

Identity:

Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

Tanagra

Date:

3rd c. BCE

Biography:

Bacchius was a doctor from Tanagra (Erot. 5, 1 Nachmanson), a student of Herophilus1, and a contemporary of Philinus of Cos2 (Gal. 18A 187 Kühn). The dating of this scholar depends partly on the statement that he used the Λέξεις of Aristophanes of B…

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Manetti, Daniela, “Bacchius [1]”, 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.Bacchius_1>



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