Proteas
(956 words)

Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Giuseppe Ucciardello and first published on 03/04/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Proteas | Πρωτέας

Place of Origin:

Zeugma

Date:

ante 2nd c. CE

Biography:

A commentator on Homer1, Proteas was a native of the Syrian city of Zeugma (Steph. Byz. p. 295, 12-15 [Meineke], s.v. Ζεῦγμα) and lived in an era that cannot be determined with complete certainty. The lower limit for his date, however, can be fixed …

Cite this page
Ucciardello, Giuseppe, “Proteas”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 11 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Proteas>



▲   Back to top   ▲