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Ballio , ōnis, m.,
I.the name of a worthless pimp in the Pseudolus of Plautus; hence, for designating any worthless man, Cic. Phil. 2, 6, 15; id. Rosc. Com. 7, 20.— Whence, Ballĭōnĭus , a, um, adj., of Ballio, Plaut. Ps. 4, 6, 2.
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    • Cicero, Philippics, 2.6.15
    • Cicero, For Quintus Roscius the Actor, 7.20
    • Plautus, Pseudolus, 4.6
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