Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Dorotheus
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 02/02/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Dorotheus | Δωρόθεος

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Ascalon

Date:

early Imperial age

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Biography:

Dorotheus is mentioned as the author of a lexicon of Attic words entitled Λέξεων συναγωγὴ, Ἀττικὴ λέξις, or λέξεις Ἀττικαί; he reportedly dedicated a specific discussion to the Homeric1 use of the term κλίσιον (Porph. ad Od. 24, 208; S…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Dorotheus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Dorotheus>
First published online: 2015



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