(or Quintia) Gens. A Roman patrician gens, being one of the Alban
houses that came to Rome with Tullus Hostilius. Its most distinguished branches bore the names
Capitolinus, Cincinnatus, and Flaminius. See Lupercalia, p. 980.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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