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Heracleon [2]
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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 Antonella Ippolito and first published on 03/05/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Heracleon [2] | Ἡρακλέων

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Ephesus

Date:

?

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Biography:

In the work of Athenaeus1 we find seven citations from a lexicographer named Heracleon of Ephesus, who at one point is mentioned along with Nicander ὁ Θυατειρηνὸς2, and in another instance with a certain Polemarchus (regarding this cf. also Heroti…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Heracleon [2]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Heracleon_2>
First published online: 2015



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