Antiochus
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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 Michele Corradi and first published on 5/06/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Antiochus | Ἀντίοχος

Place of Origin:

Alexandria

Date:

ante 1st c. BCE?

Biography:

The grammarian Antiochus, a native of Alexandria, wrote a treatise on the poets ridiculed in works of Middle Comedy1, Περὶ τῶν ἐν τῇ μέσῃ κωμῳδίᾳ κωμῳδουμένων ποιητῶν. Athenaeus2 (11, 482c) mentions this work in his review of different types of cups and …

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Corradi, Michele, “Antiochus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Antiochus>



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