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Verulae
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Hernici city in Latium on the southern slopes of the Ernici mountains on a steep rock outcrop (570 m in height) in the upper valley of the Cosa, a left bank tributary of the Trerus (or Tolerus, modern Sacco), on a northern side road of the Via Latina, modern Veroli. V. did not ally with the Hernici in a battle against Rome in 307/6 BC, refused the civitas cum suffragio offered as a reward by Rome and retained its own laws with civitas sine suffragio (Civitas B; Liv. 9,42,11; 9,43,23). A municipium (Plin. HN 3,64); duoviri and a senate are mentioned (CIL X 5796 f.). The Fa…

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Morciano, Maria Milvia (Florence), “Verulae”, 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 30 November 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e12202000>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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