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Cephalium
(184 words)

(Κεφαλίων; Kephalíōn).

[German version]

[1] Slave of Cicero

Slave of Cicero, who, as letter messenger, attended to the correspondence with Atticus in 49 BC and with Q. Cicero in 47 (Cic. Att. 7,25; 9,19,4; 10,1,2; 2,1; 15,1; 11,12,1; 16,4).

[German version]

[2] Hadrianic historian and orator

Pseudonymous (?) Hadrianic historian and orator, whose vita in the Suda s.v. is confused with that of Cephalon; author of a work Moúsai or Pantodapaì Historíai (‘Muses or ‘Medley stories,…

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Nadig, Peter C. (Duisburg) and Geus, Klaus (Bamberg), “Cephalium”, 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 07 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e612400>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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