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Fronto
(1,010 words)

Roman cognomen (‘wide-browed’), first attested in the Imperial period.

[German version]

[1] Rich patron of Martial

A rich patron of Martial (1,55,2). He could be identical with Ti. Catius Caesius F., cos. suff. in AD …

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), Eck, Werner (Cologne) and Schmidt, Peter L. (Constance), “Fronto”, 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 22 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e415330>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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