Roman family name, frequently attested in inscriptions, also in the form Cavius [1. 76f.]; in the Republican period its bearers are still politically insignificant; also a Faliscan praenomen [2. 103].
Cite this pageElvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), Schmidt, Peter L. (Constance), Eck, Werner (Cologne), Walde, Christine (Basle) and Rüpke, Jörg (Erfurt), “Gavius”, 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 20 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e419630>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510
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