Opimius   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Opimius 2   (Q. Opimius) - Roman consul, 154 B.C.
  + Oppius
154/_ Consuls: Q. Opimius Q.f., L. Postumius Sp.f. Albinus
154/9 Opimius defeats the Oxybii and Decietae, two Ligurian tribes.
    Within translations:
Cic:DeOr_2.277   another: as when Quintus Opimius, a man of consular
FastCap_p68   M.n. Marcellus II [154] & Q. Opimius Q.f. Q. n. , L. Pos
Hieron:Chron_1871   871] [1869 in Ar.] Oppius defeated the Gauls; and Scipio

  Opimius 3   (L. Opimius) - Roman consul, 121 B.C.
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125/9 Fregellae is captured and destroyed by the praetor Opimius.
125/13 The senate refuses to grant a triumph to Opimius.
122/11 Opimius is elected consul, at the second attempt.
121/_ Consuls: L. Opimius Q.f., Q. Fabius Q.Aemiliani f. Maximus
121/1 Minucius and Opimius revoke some of Gracchus' laws.
121/10 The consul Opimius punishes the supporters of Gracchus severely.
121/14 The senate instructs Opimius to restore the temple of Concordia.
121/19 The year of Opimius' consulship is famous for its excellent vintage.
120/2 Opimius is accused of putting citizens to death without trial, but
116/9 Roman commision led by Opimius partitions Numidia between the kings
109/24 Egilius replies in sort when insulted by L.Opimius.
109/25 Opimius is condemned by Mamilius' commision.
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_128   cellent citizen L. Opimius, who killed Gracchus; of which
Cic:Brut_287   from the consulship of Opimius [121 B.C.] or Anicius [16
Cic:DeOr_2.106   hearing, defended the case of Opimius before the people, he denied
Cic:DeOr_2.132   ascertain in this manner: Opimius slew Gracchus: what constitutes
Cic:DeOr_2.165   his country, what else has Opimius done?' [166] But if we
Cic:Rep_1.6   of Laenas, the condemnation of Opimius, the flight of Metellus, the
Diod_34.29   when the consul {Opimius} by proclamation promised to
Diod_34.28a   his orders. While Opimius was deliberating on the Capitol
Oros_5.12   the Aventine 10 The consul Opimius was as cruel in the
Plin:HN_33.48   cut off, brought it to Opimius {121 BC} after adding to
ValMax_2.8.4   were Q. Fulvius and L. Opimius, the first of whom having
ValMax_2.8.7   over Ti. Gracchus, and of Opimius over C. Gracchus. And therefore
ValMax_9.4.3   pole through the city; because Opimius the consul had promised a

  Opimius 5   (Q. Opimius) - tribune of the plebs, 75 B.C.
74/29 disinherit A.Trebonius, Q.Opimius, and M.Octavius, the heir


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