The sect of the Barbelognostics takes its name from the female figure of the Barbelo (perhaps a corruption of IIapO vos; cf.
This is an important incident, as being the first admission of a Gentile into the church: but he was already "Godfearing," 4000u,u€vos rov O 61' (Acts x.
The last sentence of the interesting epitaph from which this phrase is taken may be quoted as a specimen of the dialect; the stone was found in Pentima, the ancient Corfinium, and the very perfect style of the Latin alphabet in which it is written shows that it cannot well be earlier than the last century B.C.: "Eite uus pritrome pacris, puus ecic lexe lifar," "ite vos porro pacati (cum bona pace), qui hoc scriptum (libar, 3rd decl.
Vos, equal, and 6Epjo, heat), a line upon a map connecting places where the temperature is the same at sea-level on the earth's surface.
Among his editions of particular works may be named Reineke Vos, Monumenta Elnonensia and Theophilus.
Xapl0u€Vos (avnXtot) must fall within this period.
µ vos); it probably means "thinker."
"A vos places!" * suddenly cried a voice.