Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Hypsicrates

(2,824 words)

Author(s): Perrone, Serena
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Serena Perrone and published on 01/11/2018. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Hypsicrates | Ὑψικράτης Identity: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: Amisus Date: 1st c. BCE - 1st c. CE ↓ To Source List Biography: The grammarian1 named Hypiscrates who is cited among others by Varro2 (LL 5, 88) and Stephanus of Byzantium3 (α 124 [Billerbeck], s.v.Αἰθίοψ) can plausibly be identified as the historian4 ( FGrHist 190 [BNJ]) who is m…

Hypsicrates

(2,692 words)

Author(s): Perrone, Serena
Versione della scheda: La versione italiana di questa scheda di Serena Perrone è stata pubblicata il 01/11/2018. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Hypsicrates | Ὑψικράτης Identità: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP | BNJ Luogo di provenienza: Amiso Data: 1° sec. a.C.–1° sec. d.C. ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: L’Ipsicrate grammatico citato tra gli altri da Varrone ( LL 5, 88) e Stefano di Bisanzio (α 124 [Billerbeck], s.v. Αἰθίοψ) si può plausibilmente identificare con lo storico ( FGrHist 190) ricordato a più riprese da Strabone (7, 4, 6. 11, 5, 1 e forse…