Sopater [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 Carla Castelli and first published on 08/02/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Sopater [2] | Σώπατρος

Identity:

Perseus | BNP

Place of Origin:

Athens?

Date:

second half of the 4th c. CE?

Biography:

Sopater was a rhetorician who lived at Athens in the second half of the 4th c. CE, if he was in fact a student of Himerius1 (8, 318, 29 Walz; cf. D. Innes, M. Winterbottom, Sopatros the rhetor. Studies in the text of the Diairesis zetematon, …

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Castelli, Carla, “Sopater [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 24 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Sopater_2>



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