Seleucus [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 Giuseppe Ucciardello and first published on 27/09/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Seleucus [2] | Σέλευκος

Identity:

Perseus | BNP | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Emesa

Date:

late imperial period?

Biography:

Seleucus, a native of Emesa, was a grammarian and epic poet. According to Schmidt (Seleucus, 1848, pp. 443-445) he lived in the age of Tiberius1, but the arguments adopted in support of this dating seem inadequate (s…

Cite this page
Ucciardello, Giuseppe, “Seleucus [2]”, 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.Seleucus_2>



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