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date: 06 December 2022

Axionicuslocked

Axionicuslocked

  • Geoffrey Arnott

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Axionicus, Middle Comedy poet (see comedy (greek), middle), perhaps late in the period (fr. 2 mentions Gryllis, a *parasite of one of *Alexander (3) the Great's generals). Fr. 4 parodies a Euripidean lyric (cf. U. v. Wilamowitz–Moellendorff, Griechische Verskunst (1921) 410 n. 1).

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  • Greek Literature

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