Cassius Longinus
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Carla Castelli and first published on 03/06/2008.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


Cassius Longinus was a Neoplatonic1 philosopher, grammarian, and rhetorician.  His nomen Cassius is attested by the lexicon Suda2 (λ 645), which documents also his familial connection to Fronto …

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Castelli, Carla, “Cassius Longinus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 19 August 2018 <>

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