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Favorinus, of Arles, approximately 81-approximately 150


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    • us: Favorin, von Arelate, approximately 81-approximately 150
    • us: Favorino, di Arelate, approximately 81-approximately 150
    • us: Favorinos, d'Arles, approximately 81-approximately 150
    • us: Favorinus, the Arelate, approximately 81-approximately 150
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0081~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 0150~
    • Birth Place

        Arles, France
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        rhetor
          philosopher
            sophist
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        • Earlier Established Forms

          • Favorinus, of Arles, ca. 81-ca. 150
        • Sources

          • found: Amato, E. Studi su Favorino, c1995.
          • found: Clavis scriptorum graecorum et latinorum, 1985: v. 2, p. 1131 (Favorinus Arelatensis, ca. 81-ca. 150 PC [i.e. A.D.])
          • found: OCD, 2nd ed. (Favorinus; rhetor; born at Arles (Arelate) perhaps at beginning of Domitian's reign; teacher of Herodes Atticus, Gellius, and Fronto; wrote speeches, two miscellanies, sententiae; titles of nearly 30 works are known; probably spoke and wrote Greek by preference; d. around the middle of the second century)
          • found: Dict. of Greek and Roman biography and mythology, 1967: v. 2, p. 139 (Favorinus; b. Arles; philosopher and sophist during Hadrian's reign) p. 139 (another Favorinus; Latin orator; mentioned by Gellius) p. 140 (another Favorinus, follower of Aristotle)
          • found: OCLC, 16 Dec. 1997 (hdg.: Favorinus, of Arles, 2d cent.; usage: Favorin von Arelate)
          • found: NUC pre-56 (hdg.: Favorinus, of Arles, 2d cent.)
          • found: Super LCCS, P-PA, p. 149 (Favorinus (of Arelate in Gaul, 2d cent. C.E.) Not to be confused with Varinus Phavorinus (or Favorinus) Camera [etc.])
          • found: Œuvres, 2005- : v. 1, t.p. (Favorinos d'Arles)
        • Editorial Notes

          • [Not to be confused with: Favorinus, fl. 104 B.C.?; another possible Favorinus, follower of Aristotle, mentioned by Plutarch; or Varinus Phavorinus (or Favorinus) Camera, i.e. Varinus (Guarino) of Favere near Camerino, Bp. of Nuceria, d. 1537]
        • Change Notes

          • 1998-01-05: new
          • 2013-03-08: revised
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