Brill’s New Pauly

Get access

Eudoxia
(218 words)

(Εύδοξία; Eudoxía)

[German version]

[1] Wife of Arcadius, see Aelia [4]

Wife of Arcadius, Augusta from AD 400 onwards; see  Aelia [4].

[German version]

[2] Licinia E. Wife of Valentinianus III and Augusta

Born in AD 422; daughter of  Theodosius II and  Eudocia [1]. From 424 engaged to be married to  Valentinianus III , from 437 married. Two daughters:  Eudocia [2] and  Placidia. 439 Augusta. Promoted the building of churches in Rome. It is…

Cite this page
Leppin, Hartmut (Hannover), “Eudoxia”, 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 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e404310>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲