Archibius [1]
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 02/02/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Archibius [1] | Ἀρχίβιος

Place of Origin:



2nd c. CE?


Identifying Archibius with the son of Apollonius Sophista1 would place the former in the 2nd c. CE, but such a situation remains purely hypothetical: cf. F. Montanari, Apollonios [n. 12] Sophistes, N.P. 2 [1996], 884. Cohn seems to favor the identification of Arc…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Archibius [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 24 March 2018 <>

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