Attalus [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 Claudio Meliadò and first published on 31/10/2017.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Attalus [2] | Ἄτταλος

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

?

Biography:

Attalus is a grammarian of unknown origin and date; Maass (1888, p. XXV, and 1898, p. XIII n. 4) reasonably distinguishes him from the more famous Attalus of Rhodes1. Our Attalus was probably the author of a commentary on the Iliad2, in which he treated problems of accentuation3

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Attalus [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Attalus_2>



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