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Attius

[at-ee-uh s]
noun
  1. Lucius. Accius, Lucius.
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Historical Examples

  • To this festival there came, at the bidding of Attius, a great company of the Volscians.

    Stories From Livy

    Alfred Church

  • How Attius would receive him he knew not; but he was homeless, and had now only his enemies to trust.

  • They were afraid of the Romans, who had so often defeated them, and Attius sought in vain to stir them to hostility.

  • Attius Varus has evacuated Auximum, and his troops too have dispersed, or joined Csar.

    A Friend of Caesar

    William Stearns Davis

  • Ausonius, for instance, apostrophizes the rhetorician Attius Patera as sprung from a race of Druids.