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Dionysius [16] Tryphonius
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Valeria Novembri and first published on 23/11/2010.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


Dionysius was a grammarian of the 1st c. CE and the student or perhaps son (the name ὁ Τρύφωνος permits both readings) of the grammarian Tryphon of Alexandria1, whose work Περὶ ὀνομασιῶν he continued and enlarged (E. Rohde, De …

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Novembri, Valeria, “Dionysius [16] Tryphonius”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Dionysius_16_Tryphonius>
First published online: 2015

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