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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 27/06/2007 - 25/07/2011.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



We can recover the native land of Aristeas of Rhodes from a passage of Erotianus1 that lists grammarians who composed lexicographical works on Hippocrates2 (p. 5, 16-18 Nachmanson); it names two figures who were born in Rhodes (cf. Anast…

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

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