a mythical Greek warrior who was a leader on the Trojan side of the Trojan War
romulus and remus
Traditional story of how Rome began. Twins abandoned and rescued by a wolf, raised by a shepherd . Grew to build Rome. Romulus later killed Remus
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
rulers with almost absolute power
Roman statesman regarded as a model of simple virtue
lower class, usually small farmers
The Powerful landholding elite, could be either rich or poor.