Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Gorgias [2]

(1,119 words)

Author(s): Regali, Mario
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 09/05/2007. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Gorgias [2] | Γοργίας Identity: Perseus | BNJ Place of Origin: Athens Date: ? ↓ To Source List Biography: Gorgias is an author from Athens whose dating is uncertain. On the basis of the information provided by Pollux1 ( FGrHist 351, 3B, T3, p. 214), Jacoby identifies him with Gorgias the σοφιστής, the author of an Ὀνομαστικόν, and distinguishes him from Go…

Gorgias [2]

(1,028 words)

Author(s): Regali, Mario
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Mario Regali è stata pubblicata il 09/05/2007. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Gorgias [2] | Γοργίας Identità: Perseus | BNJ Luogo di provenienza: Atene Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Autore di epoca incerta, di origine ateniese. Sulla base di una testimonianza di Polluce ( FGrHist 351, 3B, T3, p. 214), Jacoby lo identifica con il Gorgia σοφιστής autore di un Ὀνομαστικόν e lo distingue dal Gorgia retore (=> Gorgias [1]), maestro di Cicerone a Roma nel 44 a.C. ( Die Fragmente der g…