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Dionysius [8]

(389 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Versione della scheda: La prima versione italiana di questa scheda di Lara Pagani è stata pubblicata il 13/06/2013. Qui si trova la versione inglese della scheda. Grammatico: Nome: Dionysius [8] | Διονύσιος Luogo di provenienza: ? Data: ? ↓ Elenco delle fonti Biografia: Uno scolio D all’ Iliade (II 308) menziona un Dionisio come autore di …

Euripides

(1,641 words)

Author(s): Pagani, Lara
Entry Version: This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 20/02/2006. Here is the Italian version of this entry. Grammarian: Name: Euripides | Εὐριπίδης Identity: BNP Place of Origin: ? Date: 5th-4th c. BCE? ↓ To Source List Biography: A figure whose character it is difficult for us to reconstruct, this Euripides was, according to the Suda1 (ε 3694), the nephew of another Euripides2, older than the famous tragedian3 ( Sud. ε 36934; cf. Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, 1: Didascaliae tragicae, catalogi tragicorum et tragoediarum, testimonia et fragmenta tragicorum minorum, ed. B. Snell; ed. correctior et addendis aucta, cur. R. Kannicht, 2nd ed., Göttingen 1986 (1st ed. 1971), p. 94; B. Zimmermann, Euripides [n. 3], N.P. 4 [1998], 289): this would place him in the 5th-4th c. BCE. Also a tragedian, he was the author of an ekdosis of Homer5, again relying on the testimony of the Suda, which shows, however, uncertainty whether to attribute this work to Euripides or to “another” one (εἰ μὴ ἄρα ἑτέρου ἐστί: it is unclear whether the phrase has a generic meaning or should be understood as a reference to his uncle Euripides, who is mentioned just before by the lexicon [cf. A. Gräfenhan, Geschichte der klassischen Philologie im Alterthum, 1–4, Bonn 1843–1850 (repr. Osnabruck 1973), 1, p. 279 n. 59]).…

Menis

(350 words)

Author(s): Savio, Martina
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: ? ↓ To Source List 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…

Heraclitus [1]

(2,802 words)

Author(s): Savio, Martina
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