Pronunciation: (tär-kwin'ē-us), [key]
1. (Lucius Tarquinius Priscus) died 578 b.c.,king of Rome 616–578.
2. (Lucius Tarquinius Superbus) (“the Proud”) died 498b.c.,king of Rome 534–510. Also,Tar'quin.
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