Sentence Examples

  • Having served in the army in Spain and Sardinia, he became curule aedile, praetor and (after an unsuccessful attempt in 117) consul in 115.
  • As curule aedile in 58, Scaurus celebrated the public games on a scale of magnificence never seen before.
  • Fourteen years later, when curule aedile, he distributed large quantities of grain among the citizens at a very low price.
  • This Bestia is probably not the Lucius Calpurnius Bestia, aedile, and a candidate for the praetorship in 57.
  • In 63 B.C. he was curule aedile, assisted Cicero in the suppression of the Catilinarian conspiracy, and distinguished himself by the splendour of the games he provided.