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Roman praenomen (the numeral often indicating birth-order), common cognomen and Roman slave name.


1 Kajanto, Cognomina, 74; 292

2 Salomies, 17; 116-118

3 H. Solin, Die stadtrömischen Sklavennamen 1, 1996, 152 f.

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), “Tertius”, 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 18 September 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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