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English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Michele Corradi and published on 02/04/2020. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Praxiphanes | Πραξιφάνης Identity: Pauly-Wissowa | BNP Place of Origin: Mitylene Date: 4th/3rd c. BCE ↓ To Source List Biography: A Peripatetic philosopher and grammarian and the son of Dionysiphanes (
IG 11, 4, 613) or Dionysophanes (Clem.
Str. 1, 16, 79, 3), Praxiphanes was, according to some sources (Clem.
V. Arati 3, p. 16, 11–16 Martin), a na…