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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Fausto Montana and first published on 20/12/2015.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Euclides | Εὐκλείδης

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We have no information about the time period, place of origin, or life of Euclides and even the historical reality of this figure has been called into doubt. He is mentioned in relation to the structure of Attic tragedy and comedy in some passages of Johannes Tzetzes1, who mentions him repea…

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Montana, Fausto, “Euclides”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 16 August 2018 <>

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