Pyrrhander
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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 Alessia Ferreccio and first published on 04/12/2016.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Pyrrhander | Πύρρανδρος

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

ante 2nd/3rd c. CE?

Biography:

Pyrrhander is known solely from the citation of Ath. 14, 634d, which allows us only to establish a very vague terminus ante quem at the beginning of the 2nd/3rd c. CE at the latest. The fact that Athenaeus1 mentions him in a list of authors of works on aulos-pla…

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Ferreccio, Alessia, “Pyrrhander”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 August 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Pyrrhander>



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