Brill’s New Pauly

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[1] People of northeastern Italy

(Ἐνετοί/Enetoí). People of northeastern Italy.

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I. Current state of research

The area settled by the V. (after the Augustan territorial reform in regio X: Plin. HN 3,130) corresponds roughly to the modern regions of Veneto, Friuli - Venezia Giulia and Trentino - Alto Adige. It was not until the end of the 19th cent. that written evidence of the V. was corroborated by archeological fi…

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F.V. and Winkle, Christian, “Veneti”, 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 28 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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