Onasus
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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 Michele Corradi and first published on 28/02/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Onasus | Ὄνασος

Identity:

BNJ

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

Hellenistic-early imperial age?

Biography:

According to Keydell Onasus (Onasos [n. 2], RE 18, 1 [1939], 408) can be dated to between the Hellenistic and the early imperial age. He is the author of a work entitled “Histories of the Amazons” (Ἀμαζονικά), in which he followed a rational meth…

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Corradi, Michele, “Onasus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 26 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Onasus>



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