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Hermippus [2]
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 12/07/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Hermippus [2] | Ἕρμιππος

Identity:

BNP | FGrHist IV

Place of Origin:

Berytus

Date:

reign of Hadrian

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Biography:

A man of slave origin and a native of a village in Phoenicia that shared the name of Berytus with the famous port (cf. the clarification of the Suda1 lexicon, ε 3045, s.v. Ἕρμιππος), Hermippus was a student of Herennius Phil…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Hermippus [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 14 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Hermippus_2>
First published online: 2015



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