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Ammonius [4] Neoplatonicus
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 09/10/2002.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Biography:

Ammonius, son of Hermias1, was born in Alexandria and was a crucial figure of 6th c. CE Neo-Platonism: he attended the lectures of Proclus2 at Athens, and then he served as director of the Academy of Alexan…

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Pagani, Lara, “Ammonius [4] Neoplatonicus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Ammonius_4_Neoplatonicus>
First published online: 2015



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