Sim(m)ias
(1,537 words)

Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and first published on 17/03/2008.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Sim(m)ias | Σιμ(μ)ίας

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

Rhodes

Date:

4th/3rd c. BCE

Biography:

Sim(m)ias belongs to the group of poet-philologists who represent the pinnacle of philological activity in the early Hellenistic period. He was also the inventor of the technopaignion and the author of a collection of glosse…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Sim(m)ias”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Sim_m_ias>



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