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 16/11/2007.
Here is the Italian version of this entry.
A grammarian named Posidonius, identified by the ethnic Ἀπολλωνιάτης, is cited by Tzetzes1 (Exeg. Il. p. 4, 9–15) and placed by him among the scholars who were dedicated to Homeric2 exegesis. In particular, he attributed to this figure a criticism on Hesiod3,…
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“Posidonius ”, in:
Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity
Consulted online on 24 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Posidonius_3>
First published online: 2015