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Phrynichus Arabius

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Of Bithynia, Atticist (see Asianism and Atticism), rhetorician, and lexicographer under M. Aurelius and Commodus. He compiled Σοφιστικὴ προπαρασκευή, a lexicon of ‘Attic’ words in thirty-seven books, preserved only in ...

Subjects: Classical studies

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