Glaucon [1]
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Giuseppe Ucciardello and first published on 01/03/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Glaucon [1] | Γλαύκων

Place of Origin:



3rd c. BCE (?)


Glaucon is difficult to identify. He is cited in Sch. Il. 1, 1c (1, p. 4 Erbse) for the oxytonic accentuation of μῆνις, here supposed to be a mistake according to another trend of the ancient doctrine of accentuation (cf. Sch. C Dion. Thr. 169, 12 Hilg.1 πρῶτον μανθάνει ὁ…

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Ucciardello, Giuseppe, “Glaucon [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 14 August 2018 <>

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