Evodus Epigrammaticus 2./3. Jh. n. Chr
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- Evodus Epigrammaticus 2./3. Jh. n. Chr
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- AP 16.116,155
TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, pg. 160
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 2, 1867, p. 96: "Evodus, the author of two short epigrams in the Greek Anthology....Nothing more is known of him, unless he be the same as the epic poet of Rhodes, in the time of Nero, who is mentioned by Suidas...."
Brill's New Pauly: "Evodus (Εὔοδος
Eúodos) Epigrammatic poet of the Imperial age (1st or 3rd cent. AD), of whom Planudes preserved two short poems, of altogether three hexameters, in the form of riddles (Anth. Pal. 16,116 and 155): the first describes a centaur, the second the phenomenon of the echo, which is int. al. referred to as the ‘residue (τρύγα
trýga) of the voice’ and the ‘tail of the word" Euodus." Brill's New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider . Brill, 2009. Brill Online.
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