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Demetrius [12] Pyktes
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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 21/12/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


Demetrius, a grammarian known from very few references, was called “the Boxer” and definitely lived within the second half of the 1st c. CE, as we can ascertain from the fact that he was known to Apollonius Sophistes1

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Pagani, Lara, “Demetrius [12] Pyktes”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 01 April 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Demetrius_12_Pyktes>
First published online: 2015

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