Arpineia (gens)

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The gens Arpineia was a Roman family of the 1st century BC. It is known chiefly from a single individual, Gaius Arpineius, an eques in the army of Gaius Julius Caesar during the Gallic War.[1]


The nomen Arpineius probably indicates that the ancestor of the family came from the city of Arpinum, in southern Latium.


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.