Lucius Aurelius Orestes (consul 157 BC)

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Lucius Aurelius Orestes (Latin, Lucius Aurelius L. f. L. n. Orestes) was a magistrate and consul in the service of the Roman Republic.[1] He was consul in the year 157 BC together with Sextus Julius Caesar.[2] He was further mentioned in the Roman Fasti and by Gaius Plinius Secundus in his work Historia Naturalis.[3]

Preceded by
Gaius Popillius Laenas and
Marcus Aemilius Lepidus
Consul of the Roman Republic
157 BC
Succeeded by
Lucius Cornelius Lentulus Lupus and
Caius Marcius Figulus


  1. ^ Cicero, (23 February 2006). On Government. Penguin Books Limited. pp. 493–. ISBN 978-0-14-191253-0. 
  2. ^ Suetonius (1899). Suetonius: history of twelve Caesars. David Nutt. pp. 12–. 
  3. ^ H. N. xxxiii. 3. s. 17