Philological-Grammatical Tradition in Ancient Linguistics
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The present entry aims at investigating the development of ancient linguistics within the philological tradition of Greek Antiquity both from a historical and a systematic perspective. In the first part of the article there is discussion of the origins of the term ‘grammar’ and of the relevant definiti…

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Stephanos Matthaios, “Philological-Grammatical Tradition in Ancient Linguistics”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: First Last. Consulted online on 20 March 2018 <>
First published online: 2013

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