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Definition of Scholiast

Scholiast
Scholiast Scho"li*ast, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? a scholium: cf. F. scoliate. See Scholium.] A maker of scholia; a commentator or annotator. No . . . quotations from Talmudists and scholiasts . . . ever marred the effect of his grave temperate discourses. --Macaulay.

Meaning of Scholiast from wikipedia

- m****cript of an ancient author, as glosses. One who writes scholia is a scholiast. The earliest attested use of the word dates to the 1st century BC. Ancient...
- Wikimedia Commons Nonnus, Dionysiaca 33.67 Vatican Scholiast on Euripides' Rhesus, 895 (ed. Dindorf) Scholiast on Pindar's Pythian Odes 4.313 Alciphron, Epistles...
- The Bobbio Scholiast (commonly abbreviated schol. Bob.) was an anonymous scholiast working in the 7th century at the monastery of Bobbio and known for...
- myths concerning the Pleiades, the mythological information recorded by a scholiast on Theocritus' Idylls with reference to Callimachus has nothing in common...
- of Mycene, the eponymous nymph of nearby Mycenae, while according to a scholiast on Homer's Odyssey, citing the Epic Cycle, Mycene and Arestor were the...
- she could not fight. For she would fail with fear if she should fight. (Scholiast on Aristophanes, Knights 1056 and Aristophanes ib) According to Pindar...
- Sangarius and Metope. Some versions from non-extant works are summarized by a scholiast on Euripides' Hecuba: according to those, she was a daughter of Dymas...
- Bibliotheca 1. 7. 10 Alcman. Fragment 15 as cited in Scholiast on Apollonius of Rhodes. Argonautica, 1.146 Scholiast on Apollonius of Rhodes. Argonautica, 1.146...
- explains why he was the only son of Neleus to be spared by the hero. A scholiast commenting on Apollonius' Argonautica lists the following male lovers...
- the monster sent to Argos by Apollo to avenge Psamathe (Crotopus). A scholiast to Aristophanes claimed that Lamia's name derived from her having a large...
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