Theodorus [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 Lara Pagani and first published on 22/12/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Theodorus [1] | Θεόδωρος

Identity:

BNP | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Gadara

Date:

akmé ca. 33 BCE

Biography:

Theodorus was a native of Gadara in Coele Syria and the son of slaves (Sud. θ 151); he was a rhetorician and reached his akmé ca. 33 BCE, the year in which he is registered in Jerome’s1 Chronicon2 among the “nobilissimi artis rhetoricae Graeci praecep…

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Pagani, Lara, “Theodorus [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.Theodorus_1>



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