SOSITHEUS

SOSITHEUS
Syracusanus, unus de numero eorum, qui pleiades appellantur, apud Ptolemaeum, aemulus Homeri Tragici, Suidas, et Lil. Giraldus, dial. in Poêt. Olymp. 166.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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