Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 138 of 505 |

Bubulcus
(42 words)

[German version]

Roman cognomen (‘the oxen driver’) in the family of the Iunii (ThlL 2,2223). The first bearer of this name, according to Plin. HN. 18,10, received it because of his success in working with oxen (bubus).

Cite this page
Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), “Bubulcus”, 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 18 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e220870>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲