Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Polyclitus
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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 Lara Pagani and published on 04/04/2019.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Polyclitus | Πολύκλειτος

Identity:

Pauly-Wissowa

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

ante 3rd c. CE

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Biography:

The grammarian1 Polyclitus is known to us from only one source, the Quaestiones Homericae of Porphyry2 (pp. 42, 17-43, 25 Sodano), where his name has been conjecturally restored from a variously corrupt text (πολύκλυτ/π̣ο̣λ̣υ̣κλυτ/πολύκλυ…

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Pagani, Lara, “Polyclitus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 August 2019 <http://dx_doi_org/10_1163/2451-9278_Polyclitus>
First published online: 2015



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