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Archias
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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 Martina Savio and published on 01/11/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Archias | Ἀρχίας

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Alexandria

Date:

1st c. CE

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Biography:

The principal source of information about the life of Archias is an entry in the Suda1 (ε 2004, s.v.Ἐπαφρόδιτος), probably derived from the biographical work of Hermippus of Berytus2 περὶ τῶν διαπρεψάντων ἐν παιδείᾳ δούλων, in which Archias is presen…

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Savio, Martina, “Archias”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Archias>
First published online: 2015



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