Ausonius, Decimus Magnus
(2,017 words)

b. ca. AD 310 in Bordeaux;

d. ca. AD 393/94 also in Bordeaux;

Roman Grammarian and rhetorician.


The versatile Corpus Ausonianum mostly contains a diverse collection of works. These include: occasional…

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Tschäpe, Elsa-Maria, “Ausonius, Decimus Magnus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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