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Headword: Aspasios
Adler number: alpha,4203
Translated headword: Aspasius, Aspasios
Vetting Status: high
Of Byblos.[1] Sophist; a contemporary of Aristides[2] and Hadrian.[3] He wrote On Byblos; On Figured Issues;[4] Declamations; Arts;[5] Commentaries; Informal Discourses; Encomium of the Emperor Hadrian and of certain others.
Greek Original:
Aspasios, Bublios, sophistês, sunchronôn Aristeidêi kai Adrianôi. egrapse Peri Bublou, Peri staseôn eschêmatismenôn, Meletas, Technas, Hupomnêmata, Lalias, Enkômion eis Adrianon ton basilea kai eis allous tinas.
RE Aspasios(3); NP Aspasios(2); PIR2 A1261; FGrH 792.
[1] Present-day Jubayl, in Lebanon.
[2] [alpha 3902] Aristides.
[3] [alpha 528] Hadrian.
[4] An improbable title; perhaps 'On Figured Speeches; On Issues'.
[5] In the sense of technical (How to...) handbooks.
M. Heath, AJPh 119 (1998) 99f.
Keywords: biography; chronology; geography; historiography; rhetoric
Translated by: Malcolm Heath on 20 June 2000@13:37:07.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified translation; added note and keywords; cosmetics) on 26 August 2002@06:27:54.
David Whitehead (another note; cosmetics) on 25 April 2012@06:16:29.
David Whitehead (coding) on 1 September 2015@09:19:00.


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