Apollonius Dyscolus

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Apollonius Dyscolus (Greek: Ἀπολλώνιος ὁ Δύσκολος; reached his maturity sometime around 130 CE) is considered one of the greatest of the Greek grammarians. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Apollonius Dyscolus has received more than 34,514 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Apollonius Dyscolus is the 2,251st most popular writer (up from 2,378th in 2019), the 314th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 303rd in 2019) and the 25th most popular Egyptian Writer.

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Among writers, Apollonius Dyscolus ranks 2,251 out of 5,794Before him are Posidippus, Margit Kaffka, Heinrich Hoffmann, Mariana Alcoforado, Andrey Kurbsky, and Sholem Asch. After him are Jeppe Aakjær, Elena Poniatowska, Larry Niven, S. S. Van Dine, Eustache Deschamps, and Miloš Crnjanski.

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Among people born in 200, Apollonius Dyscolus ranks 47Before him are Maximus of Tyre, Fructuosus, Hierocles, Sallustia Orbiana, Julius Pollux, and Pantaenus. After him are Mussius Aemilianus, Sabinianus, Pope Demetrius I of Alexandria, Manlia Scantilla, Phlegon of Tralles, and Polemon of Laodicea. Among people deceased in 200, Apollonius Dyscolus ranks 18Before him are Diogenes of Oenoanda, Vologases III of Parthia, Numenius of Apamea, Alciphron, Maximus of Tyre, and Aquila of Sinope. After him are Cerinthus, Chariton, Favorinus, Phlegon of Tralles, Albinus, and Polemon of Laodicea.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Apollonius Dyscolus ranks 314 out of 520Before him are Thutmose (-1500), Peire de Montagut (1200), Julius Pollux (200), Nikare (-2200), Al-Musta'li (1076), and Omar Abdel-Rahman (1938). After him are Anatolius of Constantinople (301), Isaac Israeli ben Solomon (832), Ammonius of Alexandria (300), Gohar Gasparyan (1924), Qasim Amin (1863), and Sekhemre Khutawy Sobekhotep (-1800).

Among WRITERS In Egypt

Among writers born in Egypt, Apollonius Dyscolus ranks 25Before him are Herodas (-300), Didymus Chalcenterus (-63), Edmond Jabès (1912), Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy (1928), Tawfiq al-Hakim (1898), and Zosimos of Panopolis (250). After him are Ammonius of Alexandria (300), Rifa'a al-Tahtawi (1801), André Aciman (1951), Olympiodorus of Thebes (301), Albert Cossery (1913), and Mohammed Hussein Heikal (1888).