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Herodicus Crateteus
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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 21/08/2006 – 23/09/2009.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


Herodicus was a native of Babylonia (ὁ Βαβυλώνιος, Ath. 5, 222a; cf. Eustath. ad Il. 1077, 24-27), or perhaps of Seleucia on the Tigris, the new capital of the kingdom (so I. Düring, He…

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Pagani, Lara, “Herodicus Crateteus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 11 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Herodicus_Crateteus>
First published online: 2015

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