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Papinius
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[German version]

[1] Sex. Papinius Senator, 1st cent. AD

Son of Papinius [3], he killed himself at the end of the reign of Tiberius, because his mother had seduced him. She was prosecuted in the Senate and banished from Rome for ten years. PIR2 P 100.

[German version]

[2] Sex. Papinius Senator, 1st cent. AD

Son of Papinius [3]; he conspired against Caligula, who had him torture…

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Eck, Werner (Cologne), “Papinius”, 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 24 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e906810>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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