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Curialis, Curiales
(198 words)

[German version]

[1] Local counsil

Curialis (from curia) is the term used for both individual members of the local council and the council in its entirety as an institution (decuriones; Dig. 29,2,25,1; 37,1,3,4; 50,16,239,5).

 Curia;  Decuriones

[German version]

[2] Member of the municipal Curial class

Curalis was the name given to the members of the municipal Curial class, i.e. the members of families who on the basis of family descent (curiali…

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Gizewski, Christian (Berlin), “Curialis, Curiales”, 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 02 July 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e308470>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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