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CENTOBRI´GA

CENTOBRI´GA (or brica), a city of the Celtiberians, in Hispania Tarraconensis, the siege of which, in the Celtiberian War, gave an occasion for a striking display of generosity on the part of Metellus (V. Max. 5.1.5). Florus (2.17) relates the same incident as occurring at NERTOBRIGA It is not clear whether the cities were identical.

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    • Valerius Maximus, Facta et Dicta Memorabilia, 5.1.5
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