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Curialis, Curiales
(198 words)

[German version]

[1] Local counsil

Curialis (from curia) is the term used for both individual members of the local council and the council in its entirety as an institution (decuriones; Dig. 29,2,25,1; 37,1,3,4; 50,16,239,5).

 Curia;  Decuriones

[German version]

[2] Member of the municipal Curial class

Curalis was the name given to the members of the municipal Curial class, i.e. the members of families who on the …

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Gizewski, Christian (Berlin), “Curialis, Curiales”, 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 31 May 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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