Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Author(s): Matijašić, Ivan
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Ivan Matijašić and published on 04/04/2019. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Iason | Ἰάσων Identity: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP | BNJ Place of Origin: Argos Date: 1st-2nd c. CE ↓ To Source List Biography: Biographical information about Iason of Argos is scarce, confused, and contradictory. The starting point is necessarily the lemma of the Suda1 dedicated to him ( Sud.ι 53): there he is called a historian2 contemporaneous with, but yo…


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Author(s): Matijašić, Ivan
Versione della scheda: La versione italiana di questa scheda di Ivan Matijašić è stata pubblicata il 04/04/2019. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Iason | Ἰάσων Identità: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP | BNJ Luogo di provenienza: Argo Data: 1°-2° sec. d.C. ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Le notizie biografiche su Giasone di Argo sono poche, confuse e contraddittorie. Il punto di partenza è necessariamente il lemma della Suda dedicato a tale personaggio ( Sud. ι 53), dove egli è definito storico contemporaneo, per quanto più giovane, di Plutarco (ἱστορικός, νεώτερος …