Parmeniscus
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 29/06/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Parmeniscus | Παρμενίσκος

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

ca. 2nd-1st c. BCE

Biography:

Although we know practically nothing about the life of Parmeniscus, the dating of this grammarian with Alexandrian1 tendencies can be fixed approximately between the 2nd and 1st c. BCE. Against Crates (Πρὸς Κράτητα) was actually the title of a…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Parmeniscus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Parmeniscus>



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