Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

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Menis
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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 Martina Savio and published on 01/11/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Menis | Μῆνις

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

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Biography:

The sole attestation of the name Menis is found in a commentary of continuous lemmata on papyrus, one dedicated to the linguistic1-stylistic and mythological exegesis2 of Il. 7, 75–853 (POxy. 8, 1087 = MP3 1186, col. 2, 61–63 [2, p. 225 Erbse]). Here the name Menis, defined by Erbse as a “grammat…

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Savio, Martina, “Menis”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Menis>
First published online: 2015



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