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date: 09 December 2022

camilluslocked

camilluslocked

  • Herbert Jennings Rose
  •  and Simon Price

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Camillus, fem. camilla, the ancient name for acolytes in Roman cult; the normal term was pueri et puellae ingenui patrimi matrimique. They might be the children of the officiant, but must, as the phrase states, be below the age of puberty, be free-born, and have both parents alive.

Subjects

  • Roman Myth and Religion

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