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date: 30 October 2020

Acilius Glabrio, Manius(3)locked

, Roman consul, 67 bce
  • Ernst Badian


Acilius, Manius, son of (2), as praetor repetundarum (70 bce) presided over *Verres' trial. Consul 67, he fought ineffectually against *Mithradates VI until superseded by *Pompey. ‘Lazy and negligent’ (Cic. Brut.239), but well connected, he was a *pontifex and possibly *censor 64 (Broughton, MRR 3.


  • Ancient Roman History

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