ROECUS

I.
ROECUS
Hesychio, Rycus Suidae, nomen Regis, qui dedit proverbio origninem, Ῥοίκου κριθοπομπία, vide Salmas. Not. ad Iul. Capitolin. in Antonino Pio, c. 9. Melius Rhoecus et Rhycus. Vide quoque supra Rhaemetalces.
II.
ROECUS
vel potius Rhoecus plastes Samius, quem in Samo primum omnium plasticen invenisse, refert Plin. l. 35. c. 12.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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