Menogenes
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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 Valeria Novembri and first published on 03/05/2016.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Menogenes | Μηνογένης

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

before 3rd c. CE?

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Biography:

According to Eustathius1 (ad Il. 1, 401, 24-30 [Il. 2, 494]), Menogenes was the author of a commentary on the Homeric2 Catalogue of Ships in 23 books. We have no other certain information about him. We can hypothesize with Gudeman (1931, 91…

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Novembri, Valeria, “Menogenes”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Menogenes>
First published online: 2015



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