Aristarchian symbols

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The Aristarchian symbols are the asterisk and the obelus. They are named after Aristarchus of Samothrace.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Paul D. Wegner (2006). A student's guide to textual criticism of the Bible. InterVarsity Press. p. 194. ISBN 978-0-19-814747-3. 
  2. ^ George Maximilian Anthony Grube (1965). The Greek and Roman critics. Hackett Publishing. p. 128. ISBN 978-0-87220-310-5.