Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Trevet [Trivet], Nicholaslocked

(b. 1257x65, d. in or after 1334)
  • James G. Clark


Trevet [Trivet], Nicholas (b. 1257x65, d. in or after 1334), Dominican friar and biblical and classical scholar, was born in Somerset, probably between 1257 and 1265—in the preface to his commentary on Seneca's Declamations, written between 1307 and 1314, he reveals his age as forty-nine. He was the second son of ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

J. Bale, , ed. R. L. Poole & M. Bateson (1902); facs. edn (1990)
T. Tanner, , ed. D. Wilkins (1748); repr. (1963)
English Historical Society
A. B. Emden, , 3 vols. (1957–9); also (1974)