- Quin·tus [kwin-tuh s] /ˈkwɪn təs/, 239–169? b.c., Roman poet.
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Historical Examples of ennius
There is no doubt that the line is from Ennius; it is also quoted as his in Festus, p. 355.The Religious Experience of the Roman People
W. Warde Fowler
And Ennius is quite right, if only he and I were agreed upon the meaning of "benefit."De Officiis
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Cicero mentions that Ennius applied the epithet sanctus to poets.
The epic poetry of the age was the work of Naevius and Ennius.
He has more of the stamp of Lucilius than of his immediate successor Ennius.
- Quintus (ˈkwɪntəs). 239–169 bc, Roman epic poet and dramatist