Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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2.3.9. Latial Culture
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A. Name, location and language

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The Latin-speaking population groups south of the Tiber were known as  Latins/Latini since at least the 7th century (BNP Atlas 67; Languages and scripts 3.7.1.). Hesiod already mentions a King  Latinus (Hes. Theog. 1011–1016). An Etruscan inscription of the second half of the 7th century at  Veii mentions one  Tite Latine, probably meaning ‘Titus the Latin’ (ET Ve 2.4; cf. also …

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Zuchtriegel, Gabriel, “2.3.9. Latial Culture”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 25 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005928>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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