Fragment 490218



olus atrum,

Original French:  Olus atrũ,

Modern French:  Olus atrum,

Among plants in some way similar to Pantagruelion, referred to throughout Chapter 49.

Olus atrum has a concave stalk, as does Pantagruelion.


Olus atrum

Pliny xix, 8

François Rabelais [ca. 1483–1553]
The Five Books and Minor Writings. Volume 1: Books I-III
William Francis Smith [1842–1919], translator
London: Alexader P. Watt, 1893

olus atrum

Le maceron, ombellifère utilisée en pharmacie.

François Rabelais [ca. 1483–1553]
Œuvres complètes
p. 501 n. 1
Mireille Huchon, editor
Paris: Gallimard, 1994



Posted 9 February 2013. Modified 16 February 2017.

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