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Caesonius
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Roman family name, documented from the 1st cent. BC (Schulze 136f.; ThlL, Onom. 54f.).

I. Republican Age

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[I 1] C., M. Official, 1st cent. AD

In 74 BC, judge in the first trial of A. Cluentius Habitus, judge in the  Verres trial in 70 BC; in 69 BC, curule aedile together with Cicero (Cic. Verr. 1,29; MRR 2,132). Possibly praetor in 66 BC, because he was regarded as a candidate for the consulship of 63 BC (Cic. Att. 1,1,1); probably identical with the C. mentioned by Cicero (Att. 12,11).

II. Im…

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum) and Eck, Werner (Cologne), “Caesonius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 26 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e224390>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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