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Zopyrion [1]
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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 Claudio Meliadò and published on 04/04/2019.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Zopyrion [1] | Ζωπυρίων

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

1st/2nd c. CE

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Biography:

Zopyrion was the author of a glossographical1 work that dealt with names beginning with α-δ; Pamphilus2 carried out a continuation of it (letters ε-ω), which resulted in the Περὶ ὀνομάτων καὶ γλωσσῶν in 95 books, which Diogenianus3 epitomized in 5 b…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Zopyrion [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Zopyrion_1>
First published online: 2015



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