(Θουγενίδης; Thougenídes). Poet of the Old Comedy (I. C.); it is uncertain whether he was on the list of victors at the Dionysia in fifth place after Cratinus [1. test. *1]. Of his only recorded play, Δικασταί (Dikastaí, ‘The Judges), two short fragments survive; five other play fragments without titles are also uninformative.
1 PCG VII, 1989, 750-752.
▲ Back to top ▲
Cite this page
Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther (Göttingen),
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 04 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1212590>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510