Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

Get access

Iosephus Flavius (Flavius Josephus)
(952 words)

b. AD 37/38 in Jerusalem;

d. ca. AD 100 in Rome;

Jewish Hellensitic historian.

Works

Before the Renaissance, the work was known in the Latin West through only one Latin translation dated to the 4th/6th cent., Iosephus Latinus (Ios.lat.).

Manuscripts

In the Middle Ages…

Cite this page
Kuhn-Chen, Barbara, “Iosephus Flavius (Flavius Josephus)”, 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 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0121>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



▲   Back to top   ▲