Antiquarian Researches in Illyricum, Parts 1-2

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Nichols and Sons, 1883 - Illyria
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Page 85 - the Dioclitian sea," to the Adriatic itself. The additional " i " of the later form of the name, Dioclea, is said to have been due to an endeavour to justify its etymological connexion with the name of Diocletian. But the alternative name Dioclea appears too early to justify such an artificial origin. The authority for Diocletian's birth at Dioclea is the almost contemporary Aurelius Victor, whose statement on this head is clear: " Diocletianus Dalmata, Anulini Senatoris libertinus, matre pariter...
Page 30 - Gaudentius,d bishop of Naissus, in Dacia Mediterranea, a city which derived its importance from its position on what was then the main line of communication between the Eastern and Western halves of the Empire...
Page 22 - Et magnum est hoc spectare per totum orbem terrarnm victum Leonem sanguine Agni . . . ergo nescio quid simile imitatus est quidam Spiritus ut sanguine simulacrum suum emi vellet quia noverat pretioso sanguine quandocumque redimendum esse genus humanum." The Spiritus quidam is Mithra, as appears from the succeeding paragraph, in which the Christian Father alludes to the honey mixed with the sacramental water of the Persian rite : King's Antiquarian Researclies in Illyricvm.
Page 41 - Iaeva sonipes (c)ui surgit in auras Altera dum letum librat ab aure manus. Talem te Consul jam designatus in ista Sede local venerans ille tuus yy — Notus Gradivo belli vetus ac tibi Caesar Marce, in primore clarus ubique acie.
Page 28 - Epitauritane ecclesie. Constituimus te omnibus diebus vite tue esse pastorem te et successores tuos super istam provinciam.
Page 22 - Prascriptionibus adv. hareticos, c. xl. " (Diabolus) ipsas res sacramentorum divinorum idolorum mysteriis semulatur. Tingit et ipse quosdam utique credentes et fideles suos. Expiationem delictorum de lavacro reprouiittit.

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