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Uranius, Greek writer about Arabia

His date is not quite certain, but 4th century ce (rather than three centuries earlier) seems likeliest. He is a source for much of the Arabian information in Stephanus of Byzantium, in whose treatise on ethnics he is praised highly.


Bowersock, G. W. Selected Papers on Late Antiquity. Bari: Epiduglia, 2000. 129f.Find this resource:

    Fraser, P. M. Greek Ethnic Terminology. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. See especially 294f.Find this resource:

      Jacoby, Felix. Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker (Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 1994), s.v. “Uranios,” 675.Find this resource:

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