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[uh-myoo-lee-uh s]
noun Roman Legend.
  1. a son of Proca who revolted against his brother Numitor and seized the throne of Alba Longa.
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  • But Amulius drave out his brother, and reigned in his stead.

    Stories From Livy

    Alfred Church

  • When, however, her sons were born, the anger of Amulius broke out anew.

  • Amulius made a desperate attempt to stem the torrent, but his hour had come.

  • He gave them a recital of all the events connected with the usurpation of Amulius.

  • When Amulius heard of the birth of these twins his wrath was kindled.