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Headword: Ὀνάσιμος
Adler number: omicron,327
Translated headword: Onasimos, Onasimus
Vetting Status: high
of Cyprus or Sparta.[1] Historian and sophist; one of those who lived under Constantine. He wrote Divisions of the Issues; Art of Judicial Oratory; To Apsines, On the Art of Controversion;[2] Progymnasmata; declamations; encomia; and very many other works.
Greek Original:
Ὀνάσιμος, Κύπριος ἢ Σπαρτιάτης, ἱστορικὸς καὶ σοφιστής, τῶν ἐπὶ Κωνσταντίνου γενομένων. ἔγραψε Στάσεων διαιρέσεις, Τέχνην δικανικὴν πρὸς Ἀψίνην, Περὶ ἀντιρρητικῆς τέχνης, προγυμνάσματα, μελέτας, ἐγκώμια, καὶ ἄλλα πλεῖστα.
Probably C3/4 AD. RE Onasimos; PLRE I Onesimus(2); FGrH 216. He is the son of [alpha 4734] Apsines, and the father of [alpha 4736] Apsines.
[1] More probably the former.
[2] Or (with Adler's punctuation) 'Art of Judicial Oratory, to Apsines; On the Art of Controversion'.
Keywords: biography; chronology; geography; historiography; law; rhetoric
Translated by: Malcolm Heath on 4 September 2003@14:30:39.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note; added keywords; cosmetics) on 5 September 2003@04:57:48.
David Whitehead (another note and keyword) on 30 June 2013@07:11:04.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 29 January 2015@00:05:21.


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