adjective see Petronius

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  • PETRONIAN — Petroniani …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • petronian — pe·tro·nian …   English syllables

  • petronian — pə̇.ˈtrōnēən, nyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Gaius Petronius, 1st century A.D. Roman director of entertainments at Nero s court + English an : of, relating to, or reminiscent of Petronius or his writings …   Useful english dictionary

  • petronian law — See lex Petronia …   Black's law dictionary

  • Supplements to the Satyricon — Petronius s Satyricon , the only realistic classical Latin novel (probably written c. AD 60), survives in a very fragmentary form. Many readers have wondered how the story would begin and end.Between 1629 and the present several authors in… …   Wikipedia

  • Satyricon (Petron) — Satyricon oder Satyrikon ist ein nur in Teilen erhaltener, satirischer Roman von Titus Petronius Arbiter (* ca. 14, † 66 n. Chr.), er erschien zur Zeit Neros. Die Satyricon Ausgabe von Pierre Pithou, Paris 1587 (Exemplar Th. Völker, Berlin) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Satyricon — Infobox Book name = Satyricon translator = image caption = author = Petronius country = Roman Empire language = Latin genre = Satire publisher = Various release date = Late 1st century CE isbn = n/a Satyricon (or Satyrica ) is a Latin work of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Petronius — biographical name died A.D. 66 in full probably Titus Petronius Niger Roman satirist • Petronian adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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