Nicanor [3]
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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 Fausto Montana and first published on 09/01/2006 – 23/09/2009.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Nicanor [3] | Νικάνωρ

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNP | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Alexandria

Date:

Age of Hadrian

Biography:

The biographical entry in the Suda1 (ν 375) tells us that the Alexandrian grammarian Nicanor, the son of Hermias2, lived in the age of Hadrian3, and it establishes that he was a contemporary of the grammarian Hermippu…

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Montana, Fausto, “Nicanor [3]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Nicanor_3>



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