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Name of a patrician gens which had already died out in the 5th cent. BC. Later bearers of the name owe it to the provenance from the eponymous tribus.

[German version]

[1] Horatii Member of the Horatius gens

(Royal period). According to legend (…

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Graf, Fritz (Columbus, OH), Müller, Walter W. (Marburg/Lahn), Müller, Christian (Bochum) and Kytzler, Bernhard (Durban), “Horatius”, 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 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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