Arellia (gens)

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The gens Arellia was a plebeian family at Rome. The gens does not appear to have been particularly large or important, and is known primarily from three individuals.[1]


  • Arellius Fuscus, a rhetorician who flourished at Rome in the latter years of Augustus. His son, who had the same name, was also a rhetorician.[2]
  • Quintus Arellius Fuscus, either the father or the son, bore the praenomen Quintus, but it is not certain which.[3]
  • Arellius, a painter who was celebrated at Rome a little before the reign of Augustus.[4]

See also[edit]

List of Roman gentes


 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.