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Nicander [1]
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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 Mario Regali and first published on 04/12/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Nicander [1] | Νίκανδρος

Identity:

BNP | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Colophon

Date:

3rd-2nd c. BCE (?)

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Biography:

A native of Colophon and the son of certain Anaxagoras, Nicander received the honor of proxenia at Delphi, probably between 225 and 210 BCE (cf. Dittenberger, Syll. Inscr. Gr., 19153, 452; cf. Flacelière, Proxénie, 1928, pp. 83–…

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Regali, Mario, “Nicander [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 05 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Nicander_1>
First published online: 2015



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