Lusitania - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
On each line there is a link to the page where the name can be found.
- a region in the Iberian peninsula, similar to the modern Portugal
→ Wikipedia entry
+ Lusitani , Lusitanian , Lusitanians , Lusitanorum
Paullus is defeated by the Lusitani at Lyco.
Paullus defeats the Lusitani.
L.Postumius defeats the Vaccaei and Lusitani.
The triumph of Postumius, over the Lusitani.
itani in revolt and defeats the Romans; the start of Lusitanian War.
The Lusitani defeat Mummius.
The Lusitani make raids into neighbouring territories, but are checke
The triumph of L.Mummius, over the Lusitani.
M.Atilius defeats the Lusitani.
The Lusitani renew their resistance to Rome.
The Lusitani defeat Galba.
Lucullus campaigns against the Lusitani near Gades and Turdetania.
Galba massacres the Lusitani.
Viriathus becomes the leader of the Lusitanian rebels.
Viriathus, captures several Lusitanian towns, and punishes 500 of
Q.Occius is attacked by the Lusitani.
D.Brutus subdues Lusitania.
The triumph of D.Brutus, over the Callaeci and Lusitani.
The Lusitani defeat the Romans.
The Romans subdue the Lusitani.
The Romans suppress a rebellion by the Lusitani.
The triumph of L.Dolabella, over the Lusitani.
The triumph of P.Crassus, over the Lusitani.
torius is called back by the Lusitani to lead their resistance to the
C.Caesar governs Further Spain, and fights against the Lusitani.
C.Didius is defeated and killed by the Lusitani.
raetor put to death some Lusitanians, contrary (it was bel
nts.  & The Lusitanians at first, not having a skil
kill their enemies, the Lusitanians kill theirs, so that
said to the envoys: "The Lusitanians and Celtiberians make
iathus was buried by the Lusitanians with great pomp and
nia, in S.W. Italy Lusitani A tribe in western Iberia (mod
Albinus, pro[consul, & from] Lusitania and Spain, pr.
from Further Spain over the Lusitani, 5 k.Feb. (26th
ined the rebelling Lusitanians in Spain through Decimus
[1958 in Ar.] Caesar conquered Lusitania and some islands
himself. [44.3] In Lusitania, near the river Tagus, many
Servius Galba, who plundered the Lusitanians. In his account of all
the Gauls and by the Lusitanians.
of supplication was held. In Lusitania the war met with varying
army was slaughtered by the Lusitanians.
for Juno Regina. In Lusitania, the war was fought
upturned by their roots. The Lusitanian Gallaeci were defeated.
rained mud. After the Lusitanians were defeated, Further was
had been slaughtered by the Lusitani. 24 L. Baebius, who had
however, was defeated by the Lusitani in a great battle, and
same days, three hundred Lusitani fought an engagement against
to the assistance of the Lusitani. He was victorious only after
with a few followers to Lusitania. 11 Pompey captured Belgida, a
a considerable band of Lusitani, engaged in battle with
is separated from Baetica and Lusitania by Mount Solorius and by
that gave its name to Lusitania, and that Pan was the
the Celtici bordering on Lusitania, of the jurisdiction of
Asturia and the Gallaeci from Lusitania, and at this point also
indicated as the boundary between Lusitania and Baetica, he puts at
The dimensions of Lusitania combined with Astiria and Gallaecia
was another island, lying off Lusitania, and that an island there
and then runs through Lusitania. A 9-ft. gnomon throws
It is known that in Lusitania in the neighbourhood of the
fleece that Salacia in Lusitania advertises by its check
Asturia and Gallaecia and Lusitania produce in this way
it is a product of Lusitania and Gallaecia found in the
weight was found in Lusitania, in the Ammaeensian mountains,
Baenis, the largest river in Lusitania.  [247.K] &
auses of tides on the coast of Lusitania .  [217.K]
andard-bearer of the 1st Lusitanian cohort, of the Cen
hort I Augusta Praetoria Lusitanorum Equitata for the
all the cragged mountains of Lusitania, by which he feigned himself
Spain. For when all of Lusitania had surrendered to him, and
to become general of the Lusitanians by the proscription of Sulla.
a great number of the Lusitanians, contrary to his pledge given
them continually with the Lusitanian spears. So much had
be heard, were performed by Lusitanians, at the command of a
together the people of three Lusitanian states, upon pretence of his
← Search for another name
This page © Andrew Smith, 2021 :
Attalus' home page