p1 Acca Larentia, ara: see Sepulcrum Accae Larentiae.
Adonaea: the name1 found on a fragment of the Marble Plan¬İ(44) which seems to belong to a large complex of buildings covering an area of about 110 by 90¬İmetres. Its location is not certainly known, though some authors (LR¬İ167Äë170; BC¬İ1910,¬İ1Äë41; ZA¬İ219Äë220) place it at the east angle of the Palatine, in the large area known as Vigna Barberini (see Domus Augustiana). On the other hand, on grounds of material, it appears that the fragment will not fit in at this part of the plan (DAP¬İ2.x1.113Äë118); and, if this is so, its site must be considered quite uncertain (HJ¬İ87; Mitt. 1890,¬İ77; 1896,¬İ206).
Adonidis aula: a hall or garden in the Flavian palace in which Domitian is said to have received Apollonius of Tyana, but nothing is known of its character (Philost. vit. Apoll. Tyan. VII.32; HJ¬İ87; Mitt. 1896,¬İ206).
Aedes Tensarum: mentioned in only one inscription, a military diploma (CIL¬İIII p845¬İII); but probably the same building is referred to in another (ib.¬İp1963, XVI: post thesarium veterem). This was on the Capitol and served to house the chariots, tensae (Fest.¬İ364), in which the statues of the gods were carried in procession (Jord.¬İI.2.52; BC¬İ1910, 49Äë52). Cf.¬İalso Suet. Vesp.¬İ5 ut tensam Iovis optimi maximi e¬İsacrario .¬İ.¬İ. deduceret.
Aeolia: balnea belonging to a certain Lupus, which are mentioned only by Martial (II.14; cf.¬İI.59). The name was perhaps derived from a picture of the island of Aeolus on the wall of the baths, or from its draughts (HJ¬İ502), and in the latter case it may be simply a joke.
Aerarium Saturni: see Saturnus, aedes.
(pp2Äë3) Aesculapius, aedes: see separate page.
Ager L.¬İPetilii: property lying sub Ianiculo, but otherwise unknown, where the tomb¬İ(q.v.) and books of Numa were said to have been found in 181¬İB.C. (Cic. de¬İlegg. II.56; Liv.¬İXL.29; Val.¬İMax.¬İI.1.12; HJ¬İ626).
Ager Turax: see Campus Tiberinus.
Ager Vaticanus: see Vaticanus ager.
Ager Veranus: the name given in the middle ages (Acta S.¬İLaurentii AA.¬İSS. Aug.¬İ10) to the site occupied by the catacombs of S.¬İCyriaca and later by the church of S.¬İLorenzo and the modern cemetery, campo Verano; this district probably took its name from its owner in classical times (PBS¬İIII.89).
Agger: see Murus Servii Tullii.
Agonus: according to Festus¬İ(254) this was the earlier name of the collis Quirinalis, derived from agere 'to offer sacrifice,' but this was probably simply an invention of the antiquarians (Jord.¬İI.1.180; Walde, Etym. Wrterb.¬İs.v.). Cf.¬İFest.¬İ10, where an even more absurd suggestion is made, that agonus =¬İmons.
Agri Novi: see Campus Esquilinus.
Agrippae templum: see Pantheon.
(pp3Äë4) Aius Locutius, ara: see separate page.
Albionarum lucus, a grove somewhere on the right bank of the Tiber, consecrated to the Albionae (Fest.¬İ4: Albiona ager trans Tiberim dicitur a¬İluco Albionarum quo loco bos alba sacrificabatur), who were probably connected with the protection of the fields (RE¬İI.1316; Roscher¬İI.223; HJ¬İ626; Wissowa, Rel.¬İ245).
Almo: the modern Acquataccio, a stream that rises between the via¬İLatina and the via¬İAppia, receives the water of the modern Fosso dell'¬İAcqua Santa (some of which is nowadays derived by a crosscut from the Marrana Mariana: see Aqua Iulia), flows north-west and west for six kilometres and empties into the Tiber about one kilometre south of the porta Ostiensis. It formed the southern boundary of Region¬İI, and in it the ceremony of bathing the image of Cybele took place annually on 27th¬İMarch (Cic. de¬İnat. deor. III.52; Ov.¬İMet.¬İXIV.329; Fast.¬İIV.337Äë340; Lucan¬İI.600; Mart.¬İIII.47.2; Stat. Silv. V.1.222; Sil.¬İItal. VIII.363; Amm. Marcell. XXIII.3.7; Vib.¬İSequest.¬İ146, Riese; Prudent. Peristeph. X.160; Claudian de¬İBell. Gild.¬İ120; Gregor. Magn. reg.¬İXIV.14; RE¬İI.1589; T.¬İIX.32, 33, 40).
p5 Amicitia, ara: an altar erected in 28¬İA.D. by order of the senate, dedicated to the amicitia of Tiberius, probably as illustrated in the case of Sejanus (Tac.¬İAnn.¬İIV.74: ita quamquam diversis super rebus consulerentur, aram clementiae, aram amicitiae effigiesque circum Caesaris ac Seiani censuere; cf.¬İWissowa, Rel.¬İ337). Its site is entirely unknown.
(pp6Äë11) Amphitheatrum Flavium: see separate page.
Anaglypha Traiani: see Rostra.
Anton(in)iana:* this word, in large letters, formed of tiles (CIL¬İVI.29843) was seen in the fifteenth-seventeenth centuries near the Arcus Dolabellae¬İ(q.v.), but to what it refers is doubtful (LA¬İ373; JRS¬İ1919, 186). See also Castra Peregrina.
Antoninus, templum: see Divus Marcus, templum.
·ºà¦Ü¦Åø¥¼¦É¼ø: Apparently a shrine of Venus on the Palatine, mentioned only once, under date of 193¬İA.D. (Cass.¬İDio LXXIV.3.1: ¦Ñ·½ ½¨ª±ºø ·ºê ¦Ñ·ø ·ºà¦Ü¦Åø¥¼¦ÉØ·ø ¦Ñ·ø ±¦Ñ· ¦Ñ·½ İ±ª¨¦Ñ¼ø ·Ñ¦Ñ¼ ¦Ä±¦Åµ¦Éµ¦ç±¦Éµ. It is possible, but not very probable, that the name Venus Palatina, given in jest to L.¬İCrassus (Plin. NH XXXVI.7) may be based on the existence of this shrine (HJ¬İ46; Gilb.¬İIII.430).
p15 Apollinare: a precinct in the prata Flaminia, sacred to Apollo (see Apollo, aedes), where the first temple to this divinity was dedicated in 431¬İB.C. (Liv.¬İIII.63; Jord.¬İII.265; RE¬İI.2842; HJ¬İ535).
Apollo Argenteus: probably a silver statue of Apollo which seems to have stood on or near the via¬İTriumphalis in the north-west suburbs of the city, for an inscription (CIL¬İVI.2233) found on Monte Mario records a tomb built interius agro Apollinis argentei. Besides ager Apollinis argentei, ab¬İApolline argenteo occurs on one inscription (CIL¬İVI.29967), and probably on a second (ib.¬İ21861), indicating that the statue had given its name to the district (BC¬İ1913, 54Äë57; PBS IX.205Äë213). See Bellona Pulvinensis, aedes.
Apollo Caelispex: a monument, undoubtedly a statue, in Region¬İXI, mentioned only in the Regionary Catalogue. It probably stood between the forum Boarium and the porta Trigemina.
(pp17Äë19) Apollo Palatinus, aedes: see separate page.
Apollo, templum. In the Liber Pontificalis, in the life of S.¬İPeter, we find the following statement: 'sepultus est via Aurelia in templo Apollinis': but this is a misnomer (LPD¬İI.193; HJ¬İ659; PBS¬İIX.212, n.¬İ3).
Apollo Tortor: a¬İshrine¬İ(?) somewhere in Rome, probably of Apollo as the flayer of Marsyas (quo cognomine is deus quadam in parte urbis colebatur, Suet.¬İAug.¬İ70; Rosch. I.449; IV.319 Äî where the word s u0 "dorthin aus Rom verschleppt" show that the author is not aware that S.¬İEusebio is in¬İRome Äî but Hºlsen (RhM¬İ1894, 630), who is inclined to accept the information with Apollo Sandaliarius, believes the words quoted to be a gloss), or as the punisher of slaves (Hermes, 1869, 231)
Appiades: a¬İfountain in front of the temple of Venus Genetrix in the forum Iulium. In two passages (Ars¬İAm.¬İI.82; Rem.¬İAm.¬İ660) Ovid speaks of one Appias, and in one passage (Ars¬İAm.¬İIII.452) of Appiades, whence it is to be inferred that several statues of Appias, probably a water nymph, surrounded the fountain. Pliny (NH¬İXXXVI.33) state s that Asinius Pollio had a statue of the Appiades by Stephanus, and this may have been a copy of that in the forum Iulium. The name has not yet been explained, as the aqua Appia did not extend to this part of the city (RE¬İII.237Äë8; Jord.¬İI.2.440).
Aqua Antoniniana: see Aqua Marcia.
Aqua Attica: see Aqua Annia.
p22 Aqua Augusta see separate page.
Aqua Caerulea: see Aqua Claudia.
Aqua Ciminia: see remarks on Aqua Aurelia.
Aqua Iovia: see Aqua Marcia.
(pp25Äë27) Aqua Marcia: see separate page.
Aquae Pensiles: see Aqua Cernens.
p30 Aquilenses: found only in one inscription (CIL¬İVI.31893), and probably designating those who lived on the vicus Longi Aquilae, a street in Region¬İXIV, mentioned only on the Capitoline Base (CIL¬İVI.975).
Ara Ditis: see DIs Pater et Proserpina, ara.
Ara Domitii Ahenobarbi: see Neptunus, aedes.
Ara Marmorea: known only from two inscriptions that were found near the porta Capena (CIL¬İVI.9403, 10020). Its use in these inscriptions shows that it was used to indicate a locality.
Ara Maxima Herculis: see Herculis Invicti Ara Maxima.
(pp30Äë32) Ara Pacis Augustae: see separate page.
Ara Pietatis Augustae: see Pietas Augusta, ara.
Arbor Sancta: a¬İname found only in the Regionary Catalogue in Region¬İII, next to Caput Africae¬İ(q.v.)zzz
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