Brill’s New Pauly

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Roman cognomen, which originally designated bodily size or birth order (‘the Elder’), as in the Republican period in th…

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), Nutton, Vivian (London), Groß-Albenhausen, Kirsten (Frankfurt/Main), Portmann, Werner (Berlin), Johne, Klaus-Peter (Berlin) and Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna), “Magnus”, 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 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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