Diogenes [2]
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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 03/11/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Diogenes is known only from one mention by Suetonius1, who states that he was active as a “grammaticus” on Rhodes and used to hold readings on the Sabbath. The anecdote about him places him there when Tiberius2 resided at Rhodes (between 6 BCE and 2 CE): the futu…

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Pagani, Lara, “Diogenes [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 16 August 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Diogenes_2>

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