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date: 11 December 2019

Terence (RE 36) (Publius Terentius Afer), 

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The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Author(s):
Peter George McCarthy BrownPeter George McCarthy Brown

the Roman playwright, author of fabulae palliatae in the 160s bc. The Life by *Suetonius records that he was born at Carthage, came to Rome as a slave in the household of a senator called Terentius Lucanus, was soon freed, but died still young on a visit to Greece in ... ...

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