Tacitius

All Noun
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  • According to the 5th-century Roman historian Cassiodorus the people known to Tacitius as the Aestii were the Estonians.
  • It is not exactly known at what period silk garments were first worn at Rome: Lipsius, in his notes on Tacitius, says, in the reign of Julius Csesar. Cited from Kerr's Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18, William Stevenson
  • Tacitius described Messalla as an outstanding orator; in AD 70, Vipstanus Messalla, who was not yet of senatorial age, defended his older step-brother, the notorious informer Lucius Aquilius Regulus in the Curia Julia.