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(Ἡρωδιανός; Hērōdianós).

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[1] Aelius H. Greek grammarian, 2nd cent. AD

(Αἴλιος Ἡρωδιανός; Aílios Hērōdianós), of Alexandria, one of the most important Greek grammarians, lived in the 2nd cent. AD; son of  Apollonius [11] Dyscolus and his worthy student and successor. For a time he lived in Rome and dedicated his main work, the Καθολικὴ προσῳδία (Katholikḕ prosōidía) to the emperor Marcus …

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Montanari, Franco (Pisa), Franke, Thomas (Bochum) and Tinnefeld, Franz (Munich), “Herodianus”, 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 16 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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