Aquitani
(222 words)

[German version]

The A. lived between  Pyrenaei,  Oceanus and  Garumna (Caes. B Gall. 1,1; Str. 4,1,1); a community of more than 20 small Iberian (not Celtic) tribes (Str. 4,2,1). Subjugated in 56 BC by P. Licinius Crassus (Caes. B Gall. 3,27), then, after many uprisings, by Agrippa (38 BC) and finally by Messala Corvinus. Only the Ausci, Convenae,  Tarbelli and  Vasates were among the 64 localities to take part in the  concilium provinciae in  Lugdunum after the imperial reforms of Augustus. Also known to us (cf. Notitia Galliarum 12-14) are the Aquenses, Aturenses, …

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Frezouls, Edmond (Strasbourg), “Aquitani”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider. Consulted online on 25 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e130940>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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