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Callistratus
(1,229 words)

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I Greek

(Καλλίστρατος; Kallístratos).

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[I 1] Tragedian

Tragedian (TrGF I 38), whose ‘Amphilochus and ‘Ixion (DID A 2b, 80) won him second place at the Lenaea of 418 BC; probably not identical with the didáskalos (‘director’) of  Aristophanes [3].

Bibliography

P. Geißler, Chronologie der altatt. Komödie, 1969, 6f.

PCG IV, p. 56.

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[I 2] Important Athenian politician, elected strategos in 378/7 BC

Important Athenian politician and outstanding orator, ne…

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Zimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg), Schmitz, Winfried (Bielefeld), Neudecker, Richard (Rome), Montanari, Franco (Pisa), Meister, Klaus (Berlin), Bowie, Ewen (Oxford) and Giaro, Tomasz (Frankfurt/Main), “Callistratus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 20 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_brill200100>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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