Taurasia
(143 words)

[German version]

[1] City of the Hirpini

City of the Hirpini in the mountains of Samnium, destroyed by the Romans in 298 BC. It was to the territory of T. that in 180 BC Ligurian Apuani were deported (Liv. 40,38,3; 41,4; Plin. HN 3, 105; Baebius [I 12]).

Bibliography

D. Marcotte, Lucaniae, in: Latomus 44, 1985, 721-742 

J. Patterson, Sanniti, 1988, 168-170 

G. De Benedittis, Fagifulae, 1997, 17-22, 65-74.

[German version]

[2] Capital of the Taurini

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Uggeri, Giovanni (Florence) and Sartori, Antonio (Milan), “Taurasia”, 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 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1201570>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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