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Epasnactus
(54 words)

[German version]

(Epad[nactus]; Celt. name compilation from epo- ‘Horse’ [2. 89-90]). Pro-Roman prince of the  Arverni, who captured the rebellious Cadurcan leader Lucterius in 51 BC and turned him over to Caesar (Caes. B Gall. 8,44,3). E. is documented on several coins [1. 432-436].

Bibliography

1 B. Colbert de Beaulieu see Diviciacus [1]

2 Evans.

Cite this page
Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum), “Epasnactus”, 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 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e331160>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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