Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 4 of 183 |

(58 words)

[German version]

Celt whose name is a compound from boduo and -gnatus ‘he who was born of the battle crow’ [1.461; 2.60; 3.152]. Commander-in-chief of the Nervii in the Belgian tribes' battle against Caesar in 57 BC (Caes. B Gall. 2,23,4).


1 Holder, 1

2 Evans

3 Schmidt

E. Klebs, s.v. B., RE 3, 594

Whatmough, 214.

Cite this page
Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum), “Boduognatus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 27 May 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

▲   Back to top   ▲