Iuvenalis, Decimus Iunius (Juvenal)
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b. possibly AD 67 in Aquinum (Campania);

d. ca. AD 140/ 150;

eminent Roman satirist (along with Lucilius [I 6] , Horatius [7] and Persius [2] ).


Sixteen satires are extant (the last one is mutilated), comprising ca. 4,00…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Iuvenalis, Decimus Iunius (Juvenal)”, 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 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0126>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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