Apollonides
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 16/02/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Apollonides | Ἀπολλωνίδης

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Nicaea

Date:

early imperial age

Biography:

Apollonides of Nicaea dedicated a commentary on the Silloi1 of Timon of Phlius2 to his contemporary the Emperor Tiberius3 (Diog. L. 9, 109), and he was the author of philological works on various topics. Stephanus of Byzantium4 (p. 617, 5-10 …

Cite this page
Ippolito, Antonella, “Apollonides”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Apollonides>



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