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  • Lastly, he established a scientific system of lexicography and drew up lists of the " best authors."
  • Ahrens; and lexicography by F.
  • - As supplemental to the account of poetry may be mentioned here some of the chief collections of ancient verse, sometimes made for the sake of the poems themselves, sometimes to give a locus classicus for usages of grammar or lexicography, sometimes to illustrate ancient manners and customs. The earliest of these is the Mo'allakat.
  • Verrius Flaccus in the Augustan age, had busied themselves with lexicography and etymology.
  • In his dictionary, again, he recast the lexicological materials independently, and enriched lexicography itself, especially by his numerous etymological explanations.