Nicocles [2] Lacon
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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.

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We know Nicocles Lacon only because he is cited twice by Didymus Chalcenterus1, who thus serves as a chronological terminus post quem non for him. In two passages of the Deipnosophistae2 (4, 17, 140d. 18, 141a), Athenaeus3 includes some criticisms made by…

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Montana, Fausto, “Nicocles [2] Lacon”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 August 2018 <>

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