Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

Get access

Basilides
(1,859 words)

Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and published on 01/11/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Basilides | Βασιλείδης

Identity:

Pauly-Wissowa

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

?

↓ To Source List

Biography:

Basilides was the author of a work entitled Περὶ Ὁμηρικῆς λέξεως; a certain Cratinus1 composed an epitome of this that is cited in the Etymologica2 through Alexander Cotiaeus3 (cf. EGen. α 1167 and 11944). This last scholar, whose death can be da…

Cite this page
Meliadò, Claudio, “Basilides”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 16 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Basilides>
First published online: 2015



▲   Back to top   ▲