Telephus
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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 Lara Pagani and first published on 29/03/2006 – 16/09/09.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Telephus | Τήλεφος

Identity:

Perseus | BNP | BNJ | FGrHist IV

Place of Origin:

Pergamum

Date:

2nd c. CE

Biography:

Telephus was a native of Pergamum and lived in the course of the 2nd c. CE reaching almost the age of 100 years, as is stated by Galen1, who speaks of the grammarian’s well-regulated life (6, pp. 333-334. pp. 379-380 [Kühn]). He spent …

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Pagani, Lara, “Telephus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 30 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Telephus>



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