Tiburtine Sibyl (Biographical details)

Tiburtine Sibyl (personification/emblem; mythological figure/creature; Female)

Also known as

Tiburtine Sibyl; Tiburtina

Biography

The tenth sibyl, added by the Romans to the traditional nine Greek sibyls; female prophetess dedicated to Apollo; supposed to have prophesied the coming of the Christian Emperor Constantine (a pseudo-prophecy from c. 380 AD exists). According to Christian legend, foretold the coming of Christ to the Emperor Augustus.