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Archestratus
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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 Alessia Ferreccio and published on 04/04/2019.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Archestratus | Ἀρχέστρατος

Identity:

Pauly-Wissowa | BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

3rd c. BCE

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Biography:

It seems likely that Archestratus, the author of a Περὶ αὐλητῶν in two books cited by Ath. 14, 634d, should be identified as the Archestratus mentioned by Philod. Mus. col. 137, 13-27 Delattre = 4, 23, 14 Kemke and by Porph. in Harm. 26, …

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Ferreccio, Alessia, “Archestratus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Archestratus>
First published online: 2015



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