Eudaemon
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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 31/01/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Eudaemon | Εὐδαίμων

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Pelusium

Date:

4th c. CE

Biography:

Eudaemon was a grammarian and poet as well as a contemporary of Libanius1 who was a friend and epistolary correspondent of his (Lib. epist. 167, 255, 633); he was born around 314-324 CE and died before 392. He should not be confused with the younger Eudaemon2 who wa…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Eudaemon”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 19 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Eudaemon>



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