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Longula
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(Λόγγολα; Lóngola). Town near Antium and Corioli whose inhabitants were known as Long(ul)ani. In ancient times in the territory of the Latini, later of the Volsci, and in 493 BC conquered by Consul Postumus Cominius [I 3] (Liv. 2,33,4; 39,3; Dion. Hal. Ant. Rom. 6,91; 8,36; 85).

Bibliography

Nissen 2, 556, 631

M. Pallottino, Le origini di Roma, in: ArchCl 12, 1960, 27

A. Alföldi, Early Rome and the Latins, 1963, 13, 368.

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Uggeri, Giovanni (Florence), “Longula”, 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 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e709820>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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