DOMI1816 L. Domitius (26) Cn. f. Cn. n. Ahenobarbus


  • Nobilis Expand

    Cic. Rab. Perd. 7.21, Q. Cic. Comm. Pet. 11

Life Dates

  • 82, death - violent (Broughton MRR II) Expand

    Executed by Brutus Damasippus.


son of
? Cn. Domitius (20, Supb. 3.349) Cn. f. Cn. n. Ahenobarbus (cos. 122) (Zmeskal 2009)
brother of
? Domitia (90) (daughter of Cn. Domitius (20, Supb. 3.349) Cn. f. Cn. n. Ahenobarbus (cos. 122)) (DPRR Team)
Cn. Domitius (21) Cn. f. Cn. n. Ahenobarbus (cos. 96) (Zmeskal 2009) Expand

Cic. Rab. perd. 21, Gell. XV 13.6, Gell. XVII 2.7


  • Praetor before 96 Sicilia (Brennan 2000) Expand
    • 2 This is the latest date possible for his praetorship under the Leges Annales. His severity may be due to the recent suppression of the slave revolt in Sicily, and would indicate that he was probably the successor of Aquillius (see 99, Promagistrates), in which case his term began in 98 at the latest (see however Klein, 58, no. 64). if his title as Praetor is used like that of Verres in Sicily he may have held the praetorship in Rome before going to Sicily as Propraetor. (Broughton MRR II)
    • Praetor in Sicily (Cic. Verr. 2.5.7). He is cited as an example of undue severity because of his strictness in (Broughton MRR II)
    • p. 746, footnote 254 (Brennan 2000)
  • Consul 94 (Broughton MRR II) Expand
    • CIL 12.2.682, and 2663a; SIGĀ³ 732; 1. de Delos 4.1.1763; Q. Cic. Comm. Pet. 11; Fast. Ant., Degrassi 164f., and Fast. Cap., ibid. 54f., 129, 478f.; Ascon. In Corn. 57C; Obseq. 51; Chr. 354; Fast. Hyd.; Chr. Pasc.; Cassiod.; and on Coelius, Grueber, CRRBM 1.474f.; Cesano, Stud. Num. 1.224. (Broughton MRR II)