Sentence Examples


  • The Cilnii with whom Maecenas was connected were a noble Etruscan family.
  • Of Palo is a row of large mounds called I Monteroni, which belong to tombs of the Etruscan cemetery.
  • The conclusion suggested is that these -COtribes occupied the centre and west coast of Italy at the time of the Etruscan invasion (see Etruria: Language); whereas the -NOtribes only reached this part of Italy, or at least only became dominant there, long after the Etruscans had settled in the Peninsula.
  • It is well known that the Romans borrowed their methods of hepatoscopy from the Etruscans, and, apart from the direct evidence for this in Latin writings, we have, in the case of the bronze model of a liver found near Piacenza in 1877, and of Etruscan origin, the unmistakable proof that among the Etruscans the examination of the liver was the basis of animal divination.
  • Pp. 348-379), there are other Etruscan monuments, e.g.

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