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Dionysius [11] Iambus
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Giuseppe Ucciardello and first published on 13/10/2008.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


We know very little about Dionysius ὁ Ἴαμβος: according to the Suda1 he was the teacher of Aristophanes of Byzantium2, along with Euphronius3 and Machon4; this favors a date in the mid-3rd c. BCE during the reign of Pto…

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Ucciardello, Giuseppe, “Dionysius [11] Iambus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 25 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Dionysius_11_Iambus>
First published online: 2015

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