This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and published on 04/04/2019.
Here is the Italian version of this entry.
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Sim(m)ias was the inventor of the technopaignion1 and the author of a collection of glosses2 in three books (Sud. σ 431), and so he is considered a representative of the poet-philologists, who are the examples par excelle…