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I. Republican Period

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[I 1] P. Relative of Cicero's second wife Publilia

A close relative (brother?) of Cicero's second wife Publilia; for this reason, he is frequently mentioned in Cicero's letters to T. Pomponius [I 5] Atticus.

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[I 2] P., Volero People's tribune in 472 and 471 BC

People's tribune in 472 and 471 BC (MRR 1, 29 f.). P. is said to have introduced a bill in 472 to have the election of the tribunes of the plebs take place not in the comitia curiata, which were dominated …

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Bartels, Jens (Bonn), Müller, Christian (Bochum), Benz, Lore (Kiel), Eck, Werner (Cologne) and Plotke, Seraina (Basle), “Publilius”, 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 07 July 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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