Vol. 47 (2011)

Sinon on his “pal” Palamedes (Virgil, Aeneid II 81-104)

Published August 1, 2020
Neil Adkin
University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill


Adkin, N. . (2020). Sinon on his “pal” Palamedes (Virgil, Aeneid II 81-104). Acta Classica Universitatis Scientiarum Debreceniensis, 47, 151–165. Retrieved from https://ojs.lib.unideb.hu/classica/article/view/8024

Sinon’s speech to the Trojans falsely represents him as Palamedes’ friend. The present article endeavours to show how in this connection Virgil avails himself of etymology.