Graece Α᾿ρότριος, epitheton Iovis, qui et Dagon, Azoticultus. Eusebius Praep. Euang. l. 1. Ο῾ Δαγὼν ἐπειδὴ δ῾῀ρε σῖτον καὶ ἀροτρον, ἐκλήθη Ζεὺς Α᾿ρότριος, Dagon, quod frumentum et aratrum invenisset, nuncupatus est Iuppiter Aratrius. Vide Ioh. Marshamum Canone Chron. Sec. I. ubi de Mene, Hammone et Belo.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.