Subjects: Classical Studies.
An ancient city in western Italy, south-east of Naples. The city was buried by an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 ad in which Pliny the Elder was killed; excavations of the site began in...
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in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics
ublished online January 2018
Subjects: Historical and Diachronic Linguistics.
The Sabellic language (see Sabelli) spoken in central and southern Italy, attested in several hundred inscriptions from the 6th centurybce through the mid-1st centuryce. Specific varieties (e.g.,...
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