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Aristodemus [2]
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Paola Ascheri and published on 06/09/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Aristodemus [2] | Ἀριστόδημος


Place of Origin:

Nysa (Caria)


2nd-1st c. BCE

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Aristodemus was a native of Nysa in Caria, and he was an older cousin and namesake of the more famous grammarian of Nysa1. He too engaged in philological studies2, and according to Strabo3, the sole secure ancient source who deals wi…

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Ascheri, Paola, “Aristodemus [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 21 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Aristodemus_2>
First published online: 2015

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