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equos. Cf. xiii.253 n.

Gradivus, a name of Mars, connected by some with gradior ‘the marcher,’ by others, as Haupt, with gravi-divus, ‘the terrible god.’ The first syllable is long as here, except in VI. 427. See Mayor on Juv.xiii. 113.For the chariot of Mars, cf. Virg. Aen.XII. 331-6.

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