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Tyrannion [1] Maior
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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 published on 01/10/2020.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


The majority of the information we have about the life of Tyrannion comes from the Suda (τ 1184). He was a native of Amisus in Pontus who lived in the time of Pompey the Great and died of gout at an advan…

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Pagani, Lara, “Tyrannion [1] Maior”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 02 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Tyrannion_1_Maior>
First published online: 2015

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