Petronius, Seneca, Satyricon. Apocolocyntosis

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INDEX OF CHARACTERS

  • Menelaus: employee of Agamemnon at his school. 27.4, 27.5, 81.1
  • Menophila: mate of Philargyrus. 70.10
  • Mithridates: slave of Trimalchio. 53.3
  • Nasta: overseer on an estate of Trimalchio. 53.5
  • Niceros: freedman guest of Trimalchio. 61.1, 61.3, 63.1
  • Norbanus: local political candidate in Puteoli. 45.10, 46.8
  • Oenothea: dissolute priestess of Priapus at Croton. Her name means “wine goddess” or perhaps “she whose god is wine.” 134.8, 134.10, 135.2, 135.3, 136.9, 137.7, 138.1
  • Pannychis: young slave girl belonging to Quartilla. Her name means “All-night girl.” 25.1
  • Pansa: Trimalchio was a beneficiary in this man’s will. 47.12
  • Pergamene Youth: handsome boy seduced by Eumolpus. 85–87
  • Philargyrus: slave of Trimalchio. 70.10, 71.2
  • Phileros: freedman guest of Trimalchio. 43.1, 44.1
  • Phileros: lawyer in the Puteoli area. 46.8 (Phileronem). Cf. 63.1 (Niceronem)
  • Philomela: woman in Croton who panders her children to receive legacies. 140.1
  • Plocamus: freedman guest of Trimalchio. 64.2
  • Polyaenus: Encolpius’ pseudonym at Croton. A Homeric epithet of Odysseus, meaning “much praised.” 127.7, 129.4, 130.1
  • C. Pompeius Diogenes. See Diogenes
  • C. Pompeius Trimalchio Maecenatianus. See Trimalchio
  • Priapus: god of fertility who hounds Encolpius. 17.8, 21.7, 60.4, 104.1, 137.2, 139.2 v. 8, fr. 4
  • Primigenius: name of Echion’s cicaro or a term of endearment. 46.8
  • Proculus: freedman guest of Trimalchio. 38.16
  • Proselenus: old bawd adept at magic. Name means “older than the moon.” 132.5, 137.5
  • Psyche: Quartilla’s maid. 20.2, 21.1, 25.1, 26.1
  • Quartilla: priestess of Priapus. Name is a diminutive of Quarta, “fourth in a sequence.” 16.3, 19.3, 19.5, 20.7, 21.2, 21.7, 23.1, 24.4, 24.5, 25.1, 25.4, 26.2, 26.4
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INDEX OF CHARACTERS

  • Safinius: magistrate in Puteoli or nearby. 44.6
  • Scaurus: member of a noble Roman family. 77.5
  • Scintilla: wife of Habinnas. Name means “spark.” 66.5, 67.5, 67.6, 67.9, 67.13, 69.1, 69.2, 70.10, 74.12, 75.2
  • Scissa: soft-hearted (soft-headed?) friend of Habinnas. 65.10
  • Scylax: Trimalchio’s dog. 64.7, 64.9
  • Seleucus: freedman guest of Trimalchio. 42.1
  • Serapa: Trimalchio’s astrologer. 76.10
  • Soldier: unnamed. Disarms Encolpius. 82.2
  • Soldier: unnamed. Lover of the Widow of Ephesus. 111–12
  • Stichus: slave of Trimalchio in charge of his funeral. 77.7, 78.1, 78.2
  • Terentius: name of an innkeeper cited in the Cena. 61.6
  • Titus: magistrate of Puteoli. 45.5
  • Trimalchio (C. Pompeius Trimalchio Maecenatianus): great vulgarian freedman whose banquet occupies the middle one-third of the Satyrica. 26.9, 27.5, 28.2, 28.3, 28.4, 29.3, 30.2, 30.3, 31.8, 31.10, 32.1, 33.5, 34.1, 34.2, 34.7, 34.9, 35.7, 36.5, 36.7, 37.2, 37.4, 39.1, 40.7, 41.7, 41.8, 41.9, 47.1, 47.10, 48.1, 48.5, 48.6, 49.3, 49.5, 49.8, 50.1, 50.2, 52.4, 52.8, 53.2, 53.3, 53.6, 53.8, 53.9, 53.12, 54.1, 54.2, 54.5, 55.2, 55.4, 57.1, 59.1, 59.3, 59.6, 60.9, 61.1, 63.1, 64.2, 64.5, 64.7, 64.8, 64.11, 64.13, 65.2, 65.8, 66.1, 67.1, 67.2, 67.7, 68.1, 68.2, 68.3, 69.2, 69.8, 70.1, 70.5, 70.10, 71.1, 71.12, 72.1, 72.2, 72.4, 73.2, 73.5, 73.6, 74.1, 74.4, 74.6, 74.7, 74.8, 74.9, 74.10, 74.13, 75.2, 75.3, 78.5, 78.7, 79.6
  • Tryphaena: high-class prostitute traveling on Lichas’ ship, whom Encolpius and Giton had known before. Name means “woman living a luxurious and dissolute life.” 100.7, 101.5, 104.2, 104.4, 105.5, 105.8, 105.11, 106.2, 106.3, 106.4, 108.5, 108.7, 108.8, 108.10, 108.12, 109.2, 109.8, 110.1, 110.3 113.1, 113.5, 113.8, 114.7
  • Widow of Ephesus (Matrona Ephesi): very clever woman in the story told by Eumolpus. 111–12
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