Sentence Examples

  • Fabricius afterwards gained a series of victories over the Samnites, the Lucanians and the Bruttians, and on his return to Rome received the honour of a triumph.
  • In 313 B.C. it was taken by the Samnites and recaptured by the dictator Q.
  • Fabius; the Samnites captured it again in 311, but it must have been retaken at an unknown date.
  • Samnites on the S., the Hernici on the E., and stretching roughly from Norba and Cora in the N.
  • This phenomenon of what might have been taken for a piece of Umbrian text appearing in a district remote from Umbria and hemmed in by Latins on the north and Oscan-speaking Samnites on the south is a most curious feature in the geographical distribution of the Italic dialects, and is clearly the result of some complex historical movements.