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Flavianus
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[1] Praefectus praetorio AD 222 or 223

Praefectus praetorio with (Geminius) Chrestus in AD 222 or 223. When upon the insistence of Julia Mamaea, Domitius  Ulpianus was put in charge by Severus Alexander as praetorian prefect, the guard mutinied, so Ulpianus had F. and Chrestus killed (Cass. Dio 80,2,2; Zos. 1,11,2). PIR2 F 180.

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[2] Viriu…

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Fuhrer, Therese (Zürich), Portmann, Werner (Berlin) and Johne, Klaus-Peter (Berlin), “Flavianus”, 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 01 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e412220>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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