Agelochus
(676 words)

Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Serena Perrone and first published on 02/12/2015.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Agelochus | Ἀγέλοχος

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

before 3rd c. CE.

Biography:

Apart from a citation in Athenaeus1 Deipnosophistae (2, 54d) regarding a local name for chestnuts nothing is known about this grammarian. Meineke (1858-1867, ad loc. and 4, p. 28) corrected the name Ἀγέλοχος cited by Athenaeus to Ἀμφίλοχος, thus identifying this person…

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Perrone, Serena, “Agelochus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Agelochus>



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