in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions
January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 56 words.
An anonymous Jewish composition written probably in the late 2nd cent. bce. It is supposedly composed by Aristeas,
in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 191 words.
A Jewish pseudepigraphic letter written in Greek which claims to have been written by one Aristeas, an official at the
in Benezit Dictionary of Artists
January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 158 words.
1st century, male.
Active in the time of Hadrian.
Born to a family originally from Aphrodisias (Caria).
in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics
P ublished online December 2015 .
Article. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies. 250 words.
in A Dictionary of the Bible
May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 35 words.
The fictitious name given to the Jewish author of a letter of unknown date purporting to describe how the Septuagint
in The Oxford Classical Dictionary
January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 142 words.
of Proconnesus in the Propontis. Like Abaris and Zalmoxis, a legendary wisdom-figure associated with the cult of Apollo