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 Antonella Ippolito and published on 01/10/2020.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Parmeniscus | Παρμενίσκος


Pauly-Wissowa | BNP

Place of Origin:



ca. 2nd-1st c. BCE

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Despite the fact that practically nothing is known about the life of Parmeniscus, this grammarian of the Aristarchan1 school (cf. Blau 1883, p. 48) can be dated approximately to between the 2nd and 1st c. BCE. Against Crates (Π…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Parmeniscus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 27 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Parmeniscus>
First published online: 2015

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