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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Alessia Ferreccio and first published on 1/04/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Pyrrhander | Πύρρανδρος

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Pyrrhander is a figure known solely from a citation at Ath. 14, 634d, which permits us only to fix his extremely vague terminus ante quem to the 2nd-3rd c. CE. The fact that Athenaeus1 mentions him in a list of authors of works on aulos-players could be of some help to us i…

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Ferreccio, Alessia, “Pyrrhander”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 March 2018 <>

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