Euphorion
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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 22/03/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Euphorion | Εὐφορίων

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

Chalcis in Euboea

Date:

275/268-? BCE

Biography:

Euphorion was a versatile author who was born at Chalcis between ca. 275 and 268 BCE; according to the Suda1 he studied poetry under Archebulus of Thera2 and philosophy under Lacydes3 (the head of the Academy4 after 241/40 BC…

Cite this page
Meliadò, Claudio, “Euphorion”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 21 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Euphorion>



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