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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 25/06/2007.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Anicetus | Ἀνίκητος

Place of Origin:



Before 2nd-3rd c. BCE.


Athenaeus1 (11.783c) cites someone named Anicetus for an explanation of the adjective ἀμφικύπελλος that draws an analogy between the nouns κύπελλον and φιάλη on one side and the adjectives ἀμφικύπελλος and ὑπερφίαλος on the other: he argues that ἀμφικύπελλος is equivale…

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Pagani, Lara, “Anicetus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 16 August 2018 <>

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