Capitoline games

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(Antiq.) annual games instituted at Rome by Camillus, in honor of Jupiter Capitolinus, on account of the preservation of the Capitol from the Gauls; when reinstituted by Domitian, after a period of neglect, they were held every fifth year.

See also: Capitolian

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A pesar de los nefastos acontecimientos que se sucedian en Dacia, Domiciano regreso ese mismo ano a Roma para inaugurar los Ludi Capitolini (19).
LANA, Ralo: <<I Ludi Capitolini di Domiziano>>, RIFC, LXXIX, 1951, 145-160.