I.of or belonging to the eighth part (post-class.): “vectigal,” a tax of the eighth part, Cod. Just. 7, 4, 65.—
II.Subst.: octāvārĭus , ĭi, m., a receiver of this tax: octavarii vectigal accipiant, Cod. Th. 4, 12, 8; cf. octavus, II. B.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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