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Hermogenes
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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 04/04/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Hermogenes | Ἑρμογένης

Identity:

BNJ | FGrHist IV

Place of Origin:

Smyrna

Date:

2nd c. CE

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Biography:

Details about the life and the vast production of Hermogenes are known from an inscription from Smyrna (CIG 3311 = Kaibel, Epigr. Gr. 305 = IGRom 4, 1445) that should have been his funerary epigraph: in it, after two intr…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Hermogenes”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Hermogenes>
First published online: 2015



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