Minucius Felix, Marcus
(704 words)

b. probably in North Africa after AD 160;

d. no later than ca. AD 250;

Christian Roman author.


Only Octavius is attributed to Minucius. Even Hieronymus (Jerome) had already disputed his authorship of the treatise De fato vel Contra mathematicos, which had originally been listed under Minucius’ name.


Octavius had initially…

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Werner, Matthias, “Minucius Felix, Marcus”, 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 21 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0146>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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