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The gens Afrania was a plebeian family at Rome, which is first mentioned in the second century BC. The first member of the gens to achieve prominence was Gaius Afranius Stellio, who became praetor in 185 BC.

Gaia Afrania
Woman, Deceased Person, Person

Gaia Afrania was the wife of the senator Licinius Buccio, and a very litigious woman. She always pleaded her own causes before the praetor, and thus gave occasion to the publishing of the edict which forbade all women to postulate. Afrania died in 48...