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Eretum
(149 words)

[German version]

Town of the Sabini (Str. 5,3,1; 11 [1. 479]) at the via Salaria, 18 miles away from Rome, where the via Nomentana branches off (Tab. Peut. 5,5; It. Ant. 306,5). Being situated near the border of Rome, E. was involved in many disputes in the time of the Roman kings (Liv. 3,26,2; 29,7; 38,3; Dion. Hal. Ant. Rom. 3,32; 59; 4,3; 51; 5,45; 11,3 [2. 435-437]). Finally, E. was incorporated into Nomentum (Liv. 3,26,2; 29,7; 38,3; 42,3; Dion. Hal. Ant. Rom. 11,3,2) and assigned to the tribus Clustumina. E. is modern Casa Cotta di Montelibretti [3. 57]. There is a necropoli…

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Sartori, Antonio (Milan), “Eretum”, 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 25 June 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e401260>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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