Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 202 of 930 |

(45 words)

[German version]

Roman cognomen, probably derived from the nomen gentile Pollius; in the Republican period only in the Asinii family (Asinius [I 4]; [II 12]); common in the Imperial period [1].


1 Kajanto, Cognomina, 37; 164

2 D. Reichmuth, Die lateinischen Gentilicia, 1956, 69.

Cite this page
Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), “Pollio”, 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 11 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

▲   Back to top   ▲