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Domnilaus
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(Δομνέκλειος; Domnékleios). Celtic name; tetrarch of the Trocmi, the son and successor of Brogitarus [1. 1303; 2. 155]. D. was killed on Pompey's side at Pharsalus in 49 BC. After the death of Deiotarus his territory was awarded to his son Adiatorix by Antony but Augustus had him executed after the battle of Actium (Caes. B Civ. 3,4,5; Str. 12,3,6).

 Antonius [I 9];  Brogitarus;  Deiotarus;  Trocmi

Bibliography

1 Holder, vol. 1

2 L. Weisgerber, Galatische Sprachreste, in: Natalicium. FS J. Geffken 1931.

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Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum), “Domnilaus”, 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 06 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e323080>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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