Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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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.


A grammarian1, a tragic writer2, and a member of the Pleiad, Lycophron was a native of Chalcis, the son of Socles, and the adoptive son of Lycus of Rhegium3. He wrote 64 or 46 tragedies; we know the titles o…

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Meliadò, Claudio, “Lycophron”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 15 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Lycophron>
First published online: 2015

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