2. A Greek grammarian of Alexandria, who lived in the time of the emperor Marcian (A. D. 450-457), and wrote some works on grammar, severally entitled, 1. Τέχνη γραμματική
; 2. Περὶ ὀνομάτων;
and 3. Περὶ ῥήματος καὶ ὀρθογραφίας
He was banished by the emperor Leo I., successor of Marcian. (Suidas, s. v. Λέων ὁ Μακέλλης, Ὑπερέιχιος
; Fabr. Bibl. Gr.
vol. vi. p. 370.)