Plutarchus [3]
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 09/01/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



A grammarian named Plutarch is presented by Athenaeus1 as a participant in the banquet of Larensis that frames the learned discussion of the Deipnosophists2. This circumstance places the figure, if we are in fact dealing with a real person, between the end of the 2nd

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Pagani, Lara, “Plutarchus [3]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 March 2018 <>

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