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Decuriales
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(from decuria = a quantity made up of 10 parts, or the tenth part of a quantity) are members of a group of ten or the tenth part of a group (Varro, Ling. 9,86; Vitr. De arch. 7,1,).

[German version]

[1] Members of an equestrian decuria

The members of an equestrian decuria under the orders of a  decuri…

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Gizewski, Christian (Berlin), “Decuriales”, 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 21 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e312440>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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