Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Didache
(802 words)

composed ca. AD 100–120 in Syria;

Church manual in Koine Greek.

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The Didache (Did.) is the oldest extant Church manual. Even though it was known from later, strongly interpolated recensions and the excerpts and testimonies of Byzantine writers, it only became available in its original Greek form in 1873 through the discovery by Philoth…

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Prostmeier, Ferdinand, “Didache”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0073>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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