Callistratus
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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 Fausto Montana and first published on 20/11/2007 – 20/10/2008.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Callistratus | Καλλίστρατος

Identity:

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Place of Origin:

?

Date:

2nd c. BCE

Biography:

Callistratus’ birthplace is unknown.  The Sch. Aristoph. Thesm. 917 (⟨οὐκἀνάξιος δὲ ἂν εἴη ὁ Καλλίστρατος πιστεύεσθαι ὡς ἂν παρὰ διδασκάλου τοῦ Ἀριστοφάνους λέγων) and the testimony of Athenaeus1, who in two places descri…

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Montana, Fausto, “Callistratus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 27 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Callistratus>



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