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Metrodorus

(2,496 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 02/02/2006. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Metrodorus | Μητρόδωρος Identity: Place of Origin: Lampsacus Date: 5th c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: Metrodorus was a student of the philosopher Anaxagoras1 (Diog. L. 2, 11), and so he has to be dated to the 5th c. BCE and to be considered distinct from the younger Epicurean2 Metrodorus3 who was also from Lampsacus. Metrodorus is mentioned in Plato’s4…

Artemon [1]

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Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 23/06/2004 - 28/06/2013. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Artemon [1] | Ἀρτέμων Identity: Perseus | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: Pergamum Date: ca. 2nd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: Artemon was a native of Pergamum ( Sch. Pind. O. 2, 16b) and lived presumably in the 2nd c. BCE: the polemic conducted against him by the disciple of Aristarchus1, Menecrates of Nysa2 (2nd c. BCE; cf. Sch. Pind. O. 2, 16b-c),…

Hellanicus

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Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 20/02/2006. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Hellanicus | Ἑλλάνικος Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: 3rd-2nd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: The grammarian Hellanicus is mentioned in the Suda1 (π 3035 = T 1 Montanari) as a pupil of Agathocles of Cyzicus2, who was in turn a student of Zenodotus3; and as the teacher of Ptolemy Epithetes4 (who was an opponent of Aristarchus of Samothrace5). He s…

Asclepiades [5]

(2,082 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 25/05/2009. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Asclepiades [5] | Ἀσκληπιάδης Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Negli scolî ad Aristofane sono tramandati sette frammenti di un grammatico di nome Asclepiade, citato senza l’indicazione dell’etnico o di qualsiasi altro dato utile a identificarlo e a collocarlo cronologicamente. Non ha avuto seguito la ricostruzione di C. Müller (in FHG 3, p. 299) che assegnava tutti i f…

Autochthon

(2,212 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 15/05/2005 – 09/09/2010. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Autochthon | Αὐτόχθων Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: 2°/3° sec. d.C.? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Commentatore di Omero d’età non certa, ma presumibilmente primo-imperiale (2°/3° sec.), come Erbse ( Beiträge, 1960, p. 58) deduceva dal fatto che egli fosse citato insieme con Epafrodito ( Sch. Il. 22, 3). A tale dato si può aggiungere la sua menzione come contemporaneo da parte …

Hegesianax

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Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 20/12/2005. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Hegesianax | Ἡγησιάναξ Identity: Perseus | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: Alexandria (in the Troad) Date: 3rd/2nd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: Hegesianax was a native of Alexandria in the Troad, and he is named as a proxenus of Delphi in the inscription ISyll.3 585, 41 and mentioned by Demetrius of Scepsis1 ( ap. Ath. 4, 155a-b) as a φίλος of King Antiochus t…

Dionysius [15] Thrax

(17,533 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 20/02/2006 - 28/06/2008. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Dionysius [15] Thrax | Διονύσιος ὁ Θρᾷξ Identity: Perseus | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: Alexandria? Date: ca. 170-90 BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: Sources have given us scant and sometimes contradictory information about the life of Dionysius Thrax. Regarding his place of origin the Scholia Vaticana on the Techne (pp. 160, 24-161, 6 Hil…

Alexion Cholus

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Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 29/01/2005. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Alexion Cholus | Ἀλεξίων ὁ χωλός Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: Second half of the 1st c. CE ↓ To Source List Biography: Alexion, nicknamed ὁ χωλός "the Lame" ( Sch. Il. 21, 282e. 21, 331e), engaged in Homeric1 exegesis: the Homeric scholia that can be traced back to Herodianus2 and the Etymologica3 show his interest in etymological and gramm…

Dionysius [9]

(2,757 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 20/06/2013. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Dionysius [9] | Διονύσιος Identity: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: In the subscriptions of the scholia on the Medea1 and the Orestes2 the ὑπόμνημα of a Dionysius who is not further identified is mentioned as one of the sources of the material combined into the Euripidean3 scholiographical corpus. Nothing more…

Diogenes [2]

(450 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 03/11/2014. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Diogenes [2] | Διογένης Place of Origin: Rhodes Date: 1st c. BCE-1st c. CE ↓ To Source List Biography: Diogenes is known only from one mention by Suetonius1, who states that he was active as a “grammaticus” on Rhodes and used to hold readings on the Sabbath. The anecdote about him places him there when Tiberius2 resided at Rhodes (between 6 BCE and 2 …

Tauriscus

(878 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 17/03/2008. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Tauriscus | Ταυρίσκος Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: 2nd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: A direct student of Crates of Mallos1, Tauriscus is known from only one attestation in Sextus Empiricus2 ( Adv. math. 1, 248-249), according to whom he maintained the subdivision of philological work (ἡ κριτική) into three parts: 1) λογικόν, grammar in t…

Theodosius

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Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 20/02/2006. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Theodosius | Θεοδόσιος Luogo di provenienza: Alessandria Data: 4°/5° sec. d.C. ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Grammatico originario di Alessandria, databile al 4°/5° sec. sulla base di un sincronismo con Sinesio di Cirene, il quale, in una lettera al fratello ( epist. 4, 310–316), manda i propri saluti a un θαυμάσιος γραμματικὸς Θεοδόσιος, comunemente identificato con il nostro (cfr. A. Hilgard, in GG 4, …

Euripides

(1,520 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 20/02/2006. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Euripides | Εὐριπίδης Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: 5°–4° sec. a.C.? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Figura dai contorni incerti, questo Euripide fu, secondo la Suda (ε 3694), nipote di un altro Euripide, più anziano del noto tragediografo ( Sud. ε 3693; cfr. Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 1: Didascaliae tragicae, catalogi tragicorum et tragoediarum, testimonia et fragmenta trag…

Lysanias

(2,553 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 12/06/2007. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Lysanias | Λυσανίας Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: Cirene Data: 3° sec. a.C. ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Originario di Cirene, il grammatico Lisania fu maestro del suo concittadino Eratostene ( Sud. ε 2898), un dato che lo colloca nel pieno 3° sec. a.C. Conosciamo il titolo di una sola opera, Περὶ ἰαμβοποιῶν, in più libri, menzionata due volte da Ateneo, che ne riproduce la citazione di …

Athenocles

(2,412 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and published on 01/11/2018. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Athenocles | Ἀθηνοκλῆς Identity: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP Place of Origin: Cyzicus Date: 3rd/2nd c. BCE ? ↓ To Source List Biography: A native of Cyzicus (Ath. 5, 177e), the grammarian1 Athenocles probably lived a little before, or was a contemporary of, Aristarchus2, as one can conclude from Sch. Od. 14, 503, which describes his intervention in the text w…

Posidonius [1]

(2,647 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 16/11/2007. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Posidonius [1] | Ποσειδώνιος Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: 2nd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: Known from a few surviving fragments, the grammarian Posidonius was an ἀναγνώστης of Aristarchus1, as we know from the scholia to the Iliad2 and Eustathius3, who drew on them ( Sch. Il. 6, 511a. 17, 75a, cf. Eustath. ad Il. 659, 15–18. 1096, 12–15). Thi…

Telephus

(2,779 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 29/03/2006 – 16/09/09. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Telephus | Τήλεφος Identity: Perseus | BNP | BNJ | FGrHist IV Place of Origin: Pergamum Date: 2nd c. CE ↓ To Source List Biography: Telephus was a native of Pergamum and lived in the course of the 2nd c. CE reaching almost the age of 100 years, as is stated by Galen1, who speaks of the grammarian’s well-regulated life (6, pp. 333-334. pp. 379-380 [Kü…

Demetrius [12] Pyktes

(1,187 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 21/12/2007. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Demetrius [12] Pyktes | Δημήτριος ὁ Πύκτης Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ante 2a metà del 1° sec. d.C. ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Grammatico noto per pochissime attestazioni, Demetrio detto “il pugile”, visse certamente entro la seconda metà del 1° secolo, come garantisce il fatto che egli fosse noto ad Apollonio Sofista (121, 23–27, s.v. ὀπαζόμενος). L’origine del soprannome è spieg…

Nicanor [1]

(788 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 05/12/2005. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Nicanor [1] | Νικάνωρ Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: Cos Data: età ellenistica (?) ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Un grammatico di nome Nicanore e originario di Cos è menzionato due volte dagli scolî teocritei, sempre per un’osservazione riguardante la fonte Burina, una località della sua isola natale ( Sch. Theocr. 7, 5/9 k. o). Il fatto che l’annotazione di Nicanore sia introdotta dal verbo ὑπομνηματί…

Autochthon

(2,285 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 15/05/2005 – 09/09/2010. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Autochthon | Αὐτόχθων Place of Origin: ? Date: 2nd/3rd c. CE? ↓ To Source List Biography: Autochthon was a Homeric1 commentator of uncertain era but presumably belonged to the early imperial period (2nd/3rd c. CE), as Erbse ( Beiträge, 1960, p. 58) deduced from the fact that he was cited together with Epaphroditus2 ( Sch. Il. 22, 3). To this …
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