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Pinianus
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[1] Praefectus urbi Romae AD 385-387

Praefectus urbi Romae AD 385-387, P. was sent as a legate to emperor Valentinianus II by the senate in 395 with Postumianus to seek assistance with regard to a rise in prices. The choice of another legate, Paulinus, proved contentious. Probably the father or uncle of P. [2]. PLRE 1, 702 (P. 1).

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[2] Christian ascetic 4th/5th cent.

Nephew or son of P. [1], in AD 396 AD at …

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Groß-Albenhausen, Kirsten (Frankfurt/Main), “Pinianus”, 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 28 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e925860>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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