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Metilius
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Roman gens name, probably of Latin origin with Etruscan parallels (the patrician gens in Dion Hal. Ant. Rom. 3,29,7 is invented), historically attested no earlier than the 3rd century BC.

I. Republican period I. Republican period

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[I 1] Between 220-219 BC Creator of a lex Metilia

In 220-219 BC, at the instigation of the censors C. Flaminius [1] and L. Aemilius [I 27] Papus, a l ex Metilia was passed on the professional …

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Elvers, Karl-Ludwig (Bochum), Schmitt, Tassilo (Bielefeld) and Eck, Werner (Cologne), “Metilius”, 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 10 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e802590>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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