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Titius
(1,112 words)

Roman family name, derived from the praenomen Titus II., recorded only in the 1st cent. BC; the bearers of the name are usually not related to each other.

I. Republican Period

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[I 1] T., C. Equestrian, orator and poet, 2nd half of the 2nd cent. BC

Roman equestrian of the 2nd half of the 2nd cent. BC, orator (Cic. Brut. 167) and poet (Fronto p. 15,13 ff. v.d. Hout). Although T. lacked theoretical education and frequent practice of delivering spe…

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), Schmidt, Peter Lebrecht, Fündling, Jörg (Bonn), Eck, Werner (Cologne) and Giaro, Tomasz (Frankfurt/Main), “Titius”, 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 28 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1216030>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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