(Πολυφράσμων/Polyphrásmōn). Son of Phrynichus , tragedian, first victory between 482 and 471 (DID A 3a, 13), successful at the Dionysia in 471 (DID A 1, 22). In 467 he is recorded as third to Aeschylus , who won with his Theban trilogy, and Pratinas' son Aristias  with his trilogy Lykourgeia (TrGF I 7).
Cite this pageZimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg), “Polyphrasmon”, 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 28 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1002350>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510
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