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FAGIFULAE (Montagano) Molise, Italy.

A center of the Pentri Samnites and a Roman municipium (Pun. HN 3.107). The name appears in that of the church of S. Maria di Faìfoli in the valley of the Biferno (ancient Tifernus). The site has never been excavated. It is doubtful that it is to be identified with the center mentioned by Livy (24.20.5).


BIBLIOGRAPHY

CIL IX, p. 237; H. Nissen, Italische Landeskunde 2 (1902) 792; A. Degrassi in MemLinc 2 (1950) 323ff = Scritti vari 1 (1962) 150ff; E. T. Salmon, Samnium and the Samnites (1967) 299.

A. LA REGINA

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    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 24, 20
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