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Athenocles
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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 published on 01/11/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Athenocles | Ἀθηνοκλῆς

Identity:

Pauly-Wissowa | BNP

Place of Origin:

Cyzicus

Date:

3rd/2nd c. BCE ?

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Biography:

A native of Cyzicus (Ath. 5, 177e), the grammarian1 Athenocles probably lived a little before, or was a contemporary of, Aristarchus2, as one can conclude from Sch. Od. 14, 503, which describes his intervention in the text w…

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



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