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Herminus
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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 22/12/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Herminus | Ἑρμῖνος

Identity:

BNP

Place of Origin:

Pergamum?

Date:

2nd c. CE (120–180/190 CE?)

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Biography:

The information that we have about the life of Herminus, an exegete of Aristotle’s1 works, who is mentioned among the teachers of Alexander of Aphrodisias2, is quite meager. Zeller (E. Zeller, Die Philosophie der Grieche…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Herminus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Herminus>
First published online: 2015



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