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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Alessia Ferreccio and first published on 10/12/2016.

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Phillis | Φίλλις

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The two epithets that the sources attribute to Phillis, Δήλιος (Ath. 1, 21f. 14, 634d. 14, 636b; Sch. Vat. Dion. Thr. in GG 1, 3, p. 183, 6) and μουσικός (Ath. 1, 21f; Phot. Lex. σ 354, s.v. σκολιόν; Sch. vet. Plat. Gorg. 451e; Sud. σ 643, s.v. σκολιόν; Sud. φ 836, s.v. φυλλίς), allow us to iden…

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Ferreccio, Alessia, “Phillis”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 August 2018 <>

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