Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

Search

Your search for 'tei_historiansdate:"?"' returned 92 results. Modify search

Sort Results by Relevance | Newest titles first | Oldest titles first

Asclepiades [6]

(713 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 30/03/2009. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Asclepiades [6] | Ἀσκληπιάδης Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Two fragments about Thucydides’1 work are attributed to an Asclepiades who is distinguished from the other men bearing the same name: one fragment concerns the division of the historian’s work into ἱστορίαι (Marcel. V. Thuc. 58), and the second one registers a no…

Glaucus [4]

(331 words)

Author(s): Ucciardello, Giuseppe
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Giuseppe Ucciardello è stata pubblicata il 10/03/2005. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Glaucus [4] | Γλαῦκος Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: In RE viene distinto dagli altri omonimi il Glauco menzionato in Sch. Il. 16, 414a1.a2 (4, pp. 254–255 Erbse) per un problema accentuativo, identificandolo invece, probabilmente a ragione, con il Glaucone di Tarso (=> Glaucon [1]) citato in Sch. Il. 1, 1c (1, p. 4 Erbse). Con minore plausibilità alcuni lo…

Naucrates [2]

(651 words)

Author(s): Ucciardello, Giuseppe
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Giuseppe Ucciardello è stata pubblicata il 22/12/2005. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Naucrates [2] | Ναυκράτης Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: Eritre Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Commentatore di Omero, originario di Eritre, citato unicamente in Stefano di Bisanzio (da cui deriva, con ogni probabilità, la successiva menzione in Eustazio). L’identificazione con il discepolo di Isocrate, retore del 4° sec., avanzata da Pape-Benseler ( Eigennamen, 1911, p. 978, s.v.…

Artemon [4]

(1,127 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 11/10/2010. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Artemon [4] | Ἀρτέμων Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: A person with the name Artemon is cited as author of a collection of Aristotle1’s letters by Demetrius2 ( De eloc. 223), by the commentators Elias3 ( In cat. 113, 14-16) and Olympiodorus4 ( Prol. 6, 11-13), as well as in the list of Aristotelian works compiled by a philosopher …

Critolaus

(2,601 words)

Author(s): Corradi, Michele
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Michele Corradi and first published on 30/07/2016. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Critolaus | Κριτόλαος Identity: Perseus | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Jacoby 1922 attributes to a scholar named Critolaus a grammatical1 interpretation of the meaning of the phrase ἦ δ’ ὅς; it is ascribed by the lexicographical tradition to a Critolaus and to a Chares2 who cannot otherwise be identified (Phot. Lex.η…

Dionysius [8]

(448 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 13/06/2013. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Dionysius [8] | Διονύσιος Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: A D scholion on the Iliad (II 308) mentions a Dionysius as the author of Ἄπορα in at least five books. The title of the work leads us to place it in the tradition of zetemata that were dedicated to identifying problems in the text of Homer and proposing solutions to them (K. Lehrs, De …

Lesbonax

(4,108 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. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Lesbonax | Λεσβῶναξ Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Lesbonax is a grammarian of unknown date who is credited with a grammatical work entitled Περὶ σχημάτων. This work has survived through a direct manuscript tradition with many exemplars, according to two principal versions, A and B, the second of which has unde…

Zopyrion [2]

(565 words)

Author(s): Meliadò, Claudio
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 04/04/2007. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Zopyrion [2] | Ζωπυρίων Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Zopyrion appears in Plutarch’s1 Quaestiones convivales2, where he is identified as a γραμματιστής and where he takes part in the discussion on different topics. On the subject of the numerical connection between vowels and semivowels, he asse…

Pius

(2,760 words)

Author(s): Ippolito, Antonella
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Antonella Ippolito è stata pubblicata il 16/02/2006. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Pius | Πῖος Identità: BNP Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: La cronologia di Pio rimane sostanzialmente incerta; l’attività del grammatico è stata inizialmente datata a poco prima della fine del 2° secolo d.C. (A. Gudeman, Scholien, RE 2A 1 [1921], 662), ipotesi condivisa anche da Hiller ( Pius, 1869, pp. 93ss.); Richter ( Interpr. Gr., 1839, p. 82) e Wolff ( Soph. sch. Laur.,…

Antipater

(1,130 words)

Author(s): Montana, Fausto
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Fausto Montana and published on 01/11/2018. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Antipater | Ἀντίπατρος Identity: Pauly-Wissowa Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: The name of Antipater, without other details, is mentioned in the scholion to Aristoph. Av. 1403b Holwerda, in which the word κυκλιοδιδάσκαλον (Las. T 10a Brussich; dithyr. T 51 Ieranò) is explained: according to the scholion, Antipater and Euphronius1…

Tryphon [2]

(842 words)

Author(s): Ippolito, Antonella
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Antonella Ippolito and first published on 18/10/2005. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Tryphon [2] | Τρύφων Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: The Etymologica1 ( EGen. A, s.v.δάνειον; EGud. 334, 14-17 [Stef.]; EM. 247, 52-248, 1, cf. Zon. p. 4702) credit an author named Tryphon, son of Arpocration, with an explanation of the term δάνειον, according to which the word originally had the meaning of ἀναφα…

Astyages

(2,196 words)

Author(s): Ucciardello, Giuseppe
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Giuseppe Ucciardello è stata pubblicata il 10/10/2006. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Astyages | Ἀστυάγης Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Grammatico di età e origine incerte, citato nel πίναξ di grammatici contenuto in alcuni mss. ( Coisl. gr. 387, Vat. gr. 1456, Bodl. Misc. 211, Barocc. 125: cfr. H. Rabe, Die Listen griechischen Profanschriftsteller, «RhM» 65 (1910), pp. 339–344.) e in poche altre testimonianze. Sulla determinazione d…

Menecrates [3]

(695 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 31/10/2005. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Menecrates [3] | Μενεκράτης Place of Origin: Miletus Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: The existence of this grammarian is attested in the scholia to the Iliad1, which cite him once with the ethnic ( Sch. Hrd. Il. 4, 94a1) and state his disagreement with Aristarchus2 on the division of a word (Menecrates regarded ἐπιπροέμεν as one word, whereas Aris…

Artemon [3]

(431 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 12/07/2004. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Artemon [3] | Ἀρτέμων Identità: Perseus | BNJ Luogo di provenienza: Clazomene Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Un grammatico di nome Artemone, originario di Clazomene, è citato dalla Suda come autore di un Περὶ Ὁμήρου e fonte della notizia del discepolato di Arctino di Mileto presso Omero (α 3960, s.v. Ἀρκτῖνος). Si è ipotizzata, ma non è certa, la sua identificazione con lo storico che scrisse degli Ὧροι …

Pythocles

(300 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 24/03/2006. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Pythocles | Πυθοκλῆς Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: We know nothing of this grammarian; he is known to us only through one attestation in the exegetical scholia ad Il. 21, 18. There Pythocles pronounced the sequence ὁ δ’ ἔσθορε in such a way that ὁ δέ constituted one word: he understood this as a substitute for the conjunction καί, and …

Sosigenes

(1,000 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 27/04/2011. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Sosigenes | Σωσιγένης Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Grammatico noto grazie a quattro attestazioni negli scolî all’ Iliade, dove è citato per la sua ἔκδοσις omerica (ἡ Σωσιγένους [ sc. ἔκδοσις]). La sua cronologia rimane del tutto incerta (J. La Roche, Die Homerische Textkritik im Altherthum, Leipzig 1866 (rist. Hildesheim 1992), p. 45; F. Susemihl, Geschichte der griechis…

Archigenes

(573 words)

Author(s): Novembri, Valeria
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Valeria Novembri and first published on 03/05/2016. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Archigenes | Ἀρχιγένης Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Even the name of Archigenes is uncertain: it appears only in the Homeric lexicon1 of Apollonius2 (123, 14 Bekker), but the 17th c. editors proposed to correct it: 1) to Ἀντιγένης (D'Ansse de Villoison 1773, 1, pp. XX-XXI, 2, pp. 614 and 615) though without ta…

Astyages

(2,318 words)

Author(s): Ucciardello, Giuseppe
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 10/10/2006. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Astyages | Ἀστυάγης Place of Origin: ? Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: The grammarian Astyages, whose time period and city of origin are unknown, is named in the πίναξ1 of grammarians contained in some mss. ( Coisl. gr. 387, Vat. gr. 1456, Bodl. Misc. 211, Barocc. 125: cf. H. Rabe, Die Listen griechischen Profanschriftsteller, «RhM» 65 (1…

Theodorus [3]

(1,304 words)

Author(s): Meliadò, Claudio
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Claudio Meliadò è stata pubblicata il 28/02/2005. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Theodorus [3] | Θεόδωρος Identità: BNP | BNJ Luogo di provenienza: Atene (?) Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Grammatico forse di origine ateniese, soprannominato ὁ παναγής, Teodoro fu autore di uno scritto in più libri sul γένος Κηρύκων, una stirpe sacerdotale di Eleusi (cfr. e.g. Aristot. Ath. 39, fr. 385 Rose; Hirschberger ad Hes. fr. *18 = 228 M.-W.). A quest’opera appartiene l’unica…

Zopyrion [2]

(515 words)

Author(s): Meliadò, Claudio
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Claudio Meliadò è stata pubblicata il 04/04/2007. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Zopyrion [2] | Ζωπυρίων Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Zopirione compare nelle Quaestiones convivales plutarchee, dove è qualificato come γραμματιστής e dove prende parte alla discussione su diversi punti. A proposito del rapporto numerico fra vocali e semivocali, afferma che non c’è alcuna relazione logica fra il numero delle letter…
▲   Back to top   ▲