Seleucus [1]
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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 Giuseppe Ucciardello and first published on 05/09/2006.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Seleucus [1] | Σέλευκος

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

age of Tiberius

Biography:

Seleucus was a Greek grammarian and a sympotic companion of the emperor Tiberius1 (PIR 3, 193 n. 254), who later forced him to commit suicide according to Suetonius2 account (Tib. 56).

By unanimous scholarly consensus it is extremely probable that this Se…

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Ucciardello, Giuseppe, “Seleucus [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 18 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Seleucus_1>



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