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Volumnĭus , i, m.; Volumnĭa , ae, f.,
I.the name of a Roman gens.
1. P. Volumnius, a Roman consul, Liv. 3, 10.—
2. L. Volumnius, a consul, who conquered the Samnites, Liv. 9, 42; 10, 18 sq.—
II. Volumnia.
1. The wife of Coriolanus, Liv. 2, 40. —
2. A freed-woman, mistress of M. Antonius, Cic. Phil. 2, 24; otherwise called Cytheris, v. Cytheris.—Hence, Volumnĭā-nus , a, um, adj., of or named from Volumnius: “exercitus,Liv. 19, 12.
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