Licinius Lucullus


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Noun1.Licinius Lucullus - Roman general famous for self-indulgence and giving lavish banquets (circa 110-57 BC)
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General Lucius Cornelius Sulla (13878) confiscated Aristotle's library and moved it to Rome and Lucius Licinius Lucullus brought equally important Mithridates' library from Pontus in 71.
He was a Licinius Lucullus adopted by a Terentius Varro.(13) Aufidius Orestes and Varro Lucullus are the earliest attested cases where original cognomina are kept following adoption, and adoptive cognomina in -ianus remain more common for another generation after them.