Nordisk Forskningsinstitut

Antiquitates [opus Flavii Iosephi; translatio ex graeco]

Evidence for the work

Old Norse quotations

(556) Jóns saga baptista 2 (1286/8)
Old Norse text:
Ok segir Eusebius byskup Cesariensis, at Herodes vissi, at naliga var allr lyðr skirðr skirn Johannis, oc var buinn at gera allt, þat er hann bauð, oc kom enn optliga til hans.
Source bibliography (Old Norse):
Postola sögur. Legendariske Fortællinger om Apostlernes Liv, deres Kamp for Kristendommens Udbredelse, samt deres Martyrdød. Ed: C. R. Unger. Kristiania 1874. p. 913
Latin text:
Quumque magni concursus ad eum fierent, plebe talis doctrinæ auida, Herodes veritus, ne tanta hominis autoritas defectionem aliquam pareret, quòd viderentur nihil non facturi ex eius consilio.
Source bibliography (latin):
Flavii Iosephi opera 1–4. Antiquitatum Judaicarum. Ed: Niese, Benedikt. Berlin 1892. p. xviii,v
Identification is Unlikely
Research bibliography:
Marner, Astrid Maria Katharina:glosur lesnar af undirdiupi omeliarum hins mikla Gregorij, Augustini, Ambrosij ok Jeronimi ok annarra kennifedra. Väterzitate und Politik in der Jóns saga baptista des Grímr Hólmsteinsson. 2013. http://hss.ulb.uni-bonn.de/2013/3229/3229.htm. Last access: 08-08-2013. p. II 191
Note:
Most likely derived from a gloss in Rufinus Aquileiensis, Historia ecclesiastica [opus Eusebii Caesariensis; translatio ex graeco] // Continuatio Eusebii Historiarum