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Ascanius (Legendary character)

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Topical headingAscanius (Legendary character)
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Variant(s)Iulus (Legendary character)
See alsoLegends--Greece
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Found inWork cat.: 99171920: Mozart, W.A. Ascanio in Alba, c1997.
Ox. class. dict., 3rd ed. (Ascanius: character in literature and mythology, son of Aeneas; appears in Aeneas-legend by 5th cent. B.C.; the gens Iulia claimed him as eponymous founder with an alternative name of "Iulus," variously derived; depicted in both Greek and Roman art)