Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Demetrius [6]
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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 Paola Ascheri and first published on 12/10/2009.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Demetrius [6] | Δημήτριος

Identity:

Perseus | BNP

Place of Origin:

Troezen

Date:

ante 2nd-3rd c. CE

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Biography:

Demetrius was a grammarian of Troezen (in the Argolid), and we have little other information about him. Since he is mentioned by Athenaeus1 (and perhaps by Diogenes Laertius2, cf. infra) he should be dated before or, at…

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Ascheri, Paola, “Demetrius [6]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 13 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Demetrius_6>
First published online: 2015



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