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[1] Nomen gentile

The name T. is the Latinized form of an Ancient Etruscan nomen gentile *tarq/χu-na, from which the Latin name was derived by means of the -i̯o suffix inherited from the indo-European basic form. In Etruscan itself, the name in the form tarq/χuna is not attested; instances of a basic form *tarq/χ-  from the Archaic period …

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Schirmer, Brigitte, Müller, Christian (Bochum) and Fündling, Jörg (Bonn), “Tarquinius”, 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 21 June 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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