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Autocrates was an Ancient Athenian poet of the old comedy. One of his plays is mentioned by Suidas and Aelian.[1] He also wrote several tragedies. [2]

The Autocrates quoted by Athenaeus[3] seems to have been a different person.


This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology by William Smith (1870), p. 446.


  1. ^ V. H. xii. 9.(cited in Smith)
  2. ^ Suidas. (cited in Smith)
  3. ^ ix. p. 395 and xi. p. 460 (cited in Smith)


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