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Campanian family name, whose bearers were highly respected in Capua, and who in the Republican age were one of Rome's foremost enemies (ThlL, Onom. 71).

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[1] Calavii Arsonists in Rome, executed 210 BC

were executed for arson in Rome in 210 BC (Liv. 26,27).

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[2] C., Novius and Ovius Header of a conspiracy against the Romans in 314 BC

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), “Calavius”, 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 11 December 2019 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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