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Headword: Ἀντίμαχος
Adler number: alpha,2681
Translated headword: Antimachus, Antimachos
Vetting Status: high
Of Colophon,[1] son of Hyparchus; grammarian and poet. Some have listed him as a servant of the poet Panyas[s]is,[2] but altogether mistakenly: he was his pupil, and also [a pupil] of Stesimbrotus. He lived before Plato.
Greek Original:
Ἀντίμαχος, Κολοφώνιος, υἱὸς Ὑπάρχου, γραμματικὸς καὶ ποιητής. τινὲς δὲ καὶ οἰκέτην αὐτὸν ἀνέγραψαν Πανυάσιδος τοῦ ποιητοῦ, πάνυ ψευσάμενοι. ἦν γὰρ αὐτοῦ ἀκουστὴς καὶ Στησιμβρότου. γέγονε δὲ πρὸ Πλάτωνος.
Fl. late C5 BC. See generally RE Antimachos(24); NP Antimachos(3); OCD4 Antimachus.
[1] In Asia Minor; cf. kappa 1956.
[2] For whom see pi 248.
V.J. Matthews, Antimachus of Colophon (Leiden 1996)
R. Pfeiffer, A History of Classical Scholarship (Oxford 1968) 93-5
Keywords: biography; chronology; dialects, grammar, and etymology; poetry; rhetoric
Translated by: Malcolm Heath on 7 June 2000@11:35:17.
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David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 11 March 2001@10:56:24.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword; cosmetics) on 18 March 2012@10:08:09.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 30 July 2014@08:35:01.


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