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Headword: Ἰόβειοι
Adler number: iota,403
Translated headword: Jovians
Vetting Status: high
and Herculeans: names of military dispositions.[1] For certain units were named after a deity. For 'Jove' [is] Zeus among Italians,[2] and 'Herculius' Heracles.
Greek Original:
Ἰόβειοι καὶ Ἑρκούλειοι: ὀνόματα τάξεων. τάγματα γάρ τινα ἦσαν δαίμονος ἐπώνυμα. Ἰόβις γὰρ παρὰ Ἰταλοῖς ὁ Ζεύς, Ἑρκούλιος δὲ ὁ Ἡρακλῆς.
[1] In late antiquity. Mentioned by Eunapius -- to whom the present material was once, erroneously, attributed (the correct attribution, by Bidez, is thought to be to Philostorgius: see Adler's addenda) -- and Zosimus.
[2] So already iota 402.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; historiography; military affairs; religion
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 May 2003@08:56:50.
Vetted by:
William Hutton on 29 May 2003@10:14:59.
David Whitehead (added note and keyword) on 29 May 2003@10:51:19.
William Hutton (set status) on 29 May 2003@13:10:03.
David Whitehead on 13 January 2013@05:24:15.
David Whitehead (expanded note) on 28 January 2014@04:12:17.


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