Vol. 47 (2011) Articles Sinon on his “pal” Palamedes (Virgil, Aeneid II 81-104) Published August 1, 2020 Author Neil Adkin Show more author information Hide more author information Neil Adkin University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill View pdf Keywords Sinon, Palamedes, Ulysses, etymology, ambiguity Dates Published date: 2020-08-01 How to Cite APA 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 More Citation Formats ACM ACS APA ABNT Chicago Harvard IEEE MLA Turabian Vancouver Download Citation Endnote/Zotero/Mendeley (RIS) BibTeX Abstract 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.