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[2] Jud.-Hell. tragedian

(Ἐζεκίηλος, Εζεκιῆλος; Ezekíēlos, Ezekiêlos). Judaeo-Hellenistic tragedian, who probably lived in Alexandria (or see [5]). The draft of the Exagōgḗ, the only known work of E., of which 5 fragments (269 trimeters) have been preserved, can be dated to the period between c. 240 BC (terminus post quem: origin of the Septuagint) and 100 BC (terminus ante quem: evidence from  Alexander [23] Polyhistor). The preserv…

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Wandrey, Irina (Berlin), “Ezechiel”, 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 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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