Nicanor [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 Lara Pagani and first published on 26/07/2004.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Nicanor [2] | Νικάνωρ

Identity:

Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

Cyrene

Date:

Hellenistic Age?

Biography:

The identification of this grammarian, who was a native of Cyrene according to Athenaeus1 (7, 296d), with the Alexandrian Nicanor son of Hermias2 was maintained in the past by Vossius (Hist. Gr., 16512, p. 263) and Gräfenhan (Klass. Philol., 1843…

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Pagani, Lara, “Nicanor [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 19 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Nicanor_2>



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