Euphranor [2]
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Alessia Ferreccio and first published on 03/04/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Euphranor [2] | Εὐφράνωρ

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Our information about Euphranor, an exponent of the Pythagorean school1 mentioned by Athenaeus2 and Iamblichus3, is scarce. It is possible to date him to the Late Classical and the Hellenistic Ages on the basis of the contexts in which his name is cited by ancient sources: Athenaeus (14…

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Ferreccio, Alessia, “Euphranor [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 14 August 2018 <>

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