Record ID:
44185730 (Libraries Australia Authorities)
Authority type:
  • Name.
Description conventions:
  • rda
LC number:
  • n 86122591
Associated with:
  • Miletus
  • Poets, Greek
Used for:
  • Phōkylidēs, active 544 B.C.-541 B.C.
  • Φωκυλίδης, active 544 B.C.-541 B.C.
  • Phocylides, of Miletus, fl. 544 B.C.
  • Phocylides, fl. 544-541 B.C.
See also:
  • Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
  • Brill's New Pauly, 2002: v. 11, column 145 (Phocylides; Φωκυλίδης; Greek poet from Miletus who wrote hexameters and elegiac gnomai; his gnomai contain the phrase και τοδε Φωκθλιδου; an epigram attacking the Lerians attributed to him by some is attributed by West to Demoducus)
  • Greek elegiac poetry, 1999: p. 389 (Phocylides; contemporary of Theognis; flourished 544-41 B.C.; wrote hexameters and elegies containing admonitions)
  • Horst, P. The Sentences of Pseudo-Phocylides: p. 4 (in 1606 Joseph Scaliger questioned whether the poem Sentences was actually written by Phocylides because it lacked the attribution kai tode Phōkylideō [romanized], was similar to Biblical verses, and was never referenced in antiquity making the author probably a Jew or a Christian)
  • LC data base, 5-13-87 (hdg.: Phocylides, of Miletus, fl. 544 B.C.)
  • Oxford class. dict. (Phocylides, fl. 544-541 B.C., ele giac and hexameter poet of Miletus)
  • Papyros-Larous. (Phōkylidēs)
  • Theognis. Theognidis et Phocylidis fragmenta et adespota quaedam gnomica, 1978: t.p. (Phocylidis)
Cataloguing source:
  • DLC eng rda DLC DLC VJTL