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Cos(s)inius
(244 words)

Italic proper name, attested with and without doubling of the s (Schulze, 159; ThlL, Onom. 2.667f.).

I. Republican period

[German version]

[I 1] C., L. Praetor 73 BC, fell in battle against Spartacus

Praetor (?) in 73 BC, fell in battle against Spartacus (Sall. Hist. 3,94; Plut. Crassus 9,4f.).

Bibliography

F. Ryan, The Praetorship of Varinius, Cossinius and Glaber, in: Klio 78, 1996, 376.

[German version]

[I 2] C., L. Dialogue partner in Varro and Cicero

Speaks as dialogue partner in Va…

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum) and Eck, Werner (Cologne), “Cos(s)inius”, 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 24 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e307570>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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