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Persaeus
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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 Valeria Novembri and published on 07/11/2019.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Persaeus | Περσαῖος

Place of Origin:

Citium

Date:

ca. 305-? BCE

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Biography:

Persaeus was a Stoic philosopher, a student of Zeno1 and, like him, a native of Citium. The majority of the information that we have about him comes from the Historia stoicorum of Philodemus2 (PHerc. 1018) and from some passages of the section dedicated to…

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Novembri, Valeria, “Persaeus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 14 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_Persaeus>
First published online: 2015



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