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Capitolinus
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Roman cognomen, probably originally an indication of the bearer's or his family's place of residence. For the early Republican Age, it is transmitted for the families of the Maelii, Quinctii, and Tarpei, and prominent with the Manlii; in the Imperial Age, it was widespread.

Bibliography

ThlL, Onom. 166f.

Kajanto, Cognomina, 183

H. Gundel, s.v. Quinctii Capitolini, RE 24, 1010.

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), “Capitolinus”, 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 17 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e226700>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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