Roman gentile name (older form epigraphically Foslius, InscrIt 13,1,37, folius ), attested in the early Republic solely for the family of the patrician Folii, which died out at the end of the 4th cent. BC; later common proper name of non-senatorial families.
 Pontifex maximus, killed by the Celts in 387 BC
Pontifex maximus, remained in Rome with other old men when Rome was tak…
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