(modern Oléron, in the département of Charente-Maritime). Island in the Aquitanicus Sinus (modern Biscaya; Plin. HN 4,109; Sid. Apoll. Epist. 8,6,12; Geogr. Rav 5,33), near the mouth of the Garumna. It assignment to the territory of the Santoni and hence to Aquitania is hypothetical.
P. Merlat, s. v. U., RE 9 A, 533 f.
▲ Back to top ▲
Cite this page
Polfer, Michel (Ettelbrück),
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 27 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1224220>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510