Brill’s New Pauly

Get access

(7,114 words)

[German version]

[1] Mentioned in Josephus, Bl.

Mentioned in Jos. BI 1,398 as ἡγεμών (hēgemṓn) of Syria, c. 25-23 BC. Identification uncertain. Most recently [1. 17 f.].


1 E. Da̧browa, The Governors of Roman Syria, 1998.

[German version]

[2] V. Terentius, M. (Reatinus) Roman polymath author, 116-27 BC

The most important Roman polymath author.

M. Terentius Varro: Works    

Cite this page
Eck, Werner (Cologne), Sallmann, Klaus (Mainz) and Schmidt, Peter Lebrecht, “Varro”, 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 21 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

▲   Back to top   ▲