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AHENOBARBUS (" brazen-bearded ")

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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 430 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AHENOBARBUS (" brazen-bearded "), the name of a plebeian Roman family of the gens Domitia. The name was derived from the red beard and hair by which many of the family were distinguished. Amongst its members the following may be mentioned:
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