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Eporedorix
(222 words)

Celtic composite name: ‘king of the riders?’ (cf. also Plut. Mor. 259A; C (Πορηδόριξ MS].

[German version]

[1] Before Caesar's arrival the leader of the Haedui against the Sequani

E. was the leader of the Haedui against the Sequani prior to Caesar's arrival,. In 52 BC, he fell into Roman captivity at Alesia (Caes. B Gall. 67,7).

 Alesia;  Haedui;  Sequani

[German version]

[2] Young equestrian leader of the Haedui

Young …

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Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum), “Eporedorix”, 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 05 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e400180>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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