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Nomen gentile, probably originally Etruscan, occurred at Rome only from the 1st cent. BC onwards.

I. Republican period

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[I 1]

A certain S. from Camerinum was commissioned to recruit followers for Catilina at Picenum in 63 BC, presumably because he was of the Umbrian-Picenan municipal nobility (cf. CIL I2 1921; 1929) (Sall. Catil. 27,1).

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[I 2]

Friend of Horace's; he hoped to enter the cohors amicorum of a member of the imperial household through his re…

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Bartels, Jens (Bonn), Eck, Werner (Cologne), Beck, Jan-Wilhelm (Bochum), Schmidt, Peter L. (Constance), Franke, Thomas (Bochum) and Schottky, Martin (Pretzfeld), “Septimius”, 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 26 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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