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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Stefano Valente and first published on 22/04/2011.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Secundus | Σεκοῦνδος

Place of Origin:



1st/2nd c. CE


The sole information we have about the γραμματικός Secundus is preserved in a passage of Phrynichus1 Ecloga2 (236 = 424), where he is called a συγγενόμενος (i.e., a student or, more generally, collaborator) of Antonius Polemon3 (88-144 CE: cf. W. Stegemann, Polemo [n. 10], RE 2…

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Valente, Stefano, “Secundus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 March 2018 <>

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