Numa Pompilius

Numa Pompilius

[noo-muh pom-pil-ee-uhs, nyoo-]
noun
died 673? b.c, 2nd legendary Sabine king of Rome 715–673?
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Numa Pompilius (ˈnjuːmə pɒmˈpɪlɪəs)
 
n
the legendary second king of Rome (?715--?673 bc), said to have instituted religious rites

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numa pompilius

second of the seven kings who, according to Roman tradition, ruled Rome before the founding of the Republic (c. 509 BC).

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