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Hermeias [1-2]
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(Ἑρμείας; Hermeías) see also Hermias (Ἑρμίας; Hermías).

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[1] Of Methymna, author of Sikelika, dated 4th cent. BC

of Methymna. Probably 4th cent. BC. First ‘foreign’ author of Sikeliká, comprising 10 or 12 bks and covering the period up to 376/5 (Diod. Sic. 15,37,3). As only a single fragment is extant, he hardly seems to have influenced the subsequent tradition.

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Meister, Klaus (Berlin), Di Marco, Massimo (Fondi Latina) and Laks, André, “Hermeias [1-2]”, 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 21 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e509990>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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