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Santŏni , ōrum (collat. form Santŏ-nes , Plin. 4, 19, 33, § 108 (Jahn, Santoni); cf. in sing., Santo, acc. to Prob. II., p. 1450 P.), m.,
I.a people of Aquitania, about the mouth of the Garumna, opposite to Burdigala, now Saintes, in the Départ. Charente Inférieure: “Santones,Caes. B. G. 1, 11 fin.: “Santonis,id. ib. 3, 11 fin.; 7, 75, 3; Mel. 3, 2, 7; Tac. A. 6, 7; Aus. Ep. 11 fin.—Gen. Santonum, Caes. B. G. 1, 10; Plin. 9, 5, 4, § 10: “Santonorum,Aus. Ep. 15, 11.—In sing.: Santŏnus , Luc. 1, 422 Corte; Aus. Ep. 24, 79.—Hence, Santŏnĭcus , a, um, adj., of or belonging to the Santoni, Santonian: “Oceanus,Tib. 1, 7, 10 (Müll. Sanctonicus); cf. “salum,Aus. Ep. 9, 31: “aestus,id. Idyll. 10, 463: “campi,id. Ep. 14, 2: “tellus,id. Parent 21, 7: urbs, i. e. their capital, Mediolanum, id. Ep. 8, 3: “bardocucullus,Mart. 14, 128: “cucullus,Juv. 8, 145: “absinthium,Plin. 27, 7, 28, § 45; “also called virga,Mart. 9, 95, 1; “and, herba,Scrib. Comp. 141.
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