Demetrius [9]
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Paola Ascheri and first published on 05/06/2009.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Information about Demetrius is very scarce. Diogenes Laertius1 (late 2nd-early 3rd c. CE) mentions him twelfth in his list of important men bearing the name Demetrius, so this constitutes a terminus ante quem for his dating. From Diogenes (5, 84) we know — and …

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Ascheri, Paola, “Demetrius [9]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 14 August 2018 <>

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