previous next


Now Toulouse; a town of Gallia Narbonensis, and the capital of the Tectosages. It was situated on the Garumna, near the frontiers of Aquitania. It was subsequently made a Roman colony, and was styled Palladia. Tolosa was a large and wealthy town, and contained a celebrated temple, in which is said to have been preserved a great part of the booty taken by Brennus from the Temple of Delphi. The town and temple were plundered by the consul Q. Servilius Caepio in B.C. 106.

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: