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Brennus,

fl. c.389 B.C., legendary Gallic leader. He occupied Rome but failed to take the Capitol from ManliusManlius
, ancient Roman gens, chiefly patrician but later containing plebeian families. Marcus Manlius Capitolinus, d. 384? B.C., consul (392 B.C.), took refuge in the Capitol when Rome was taken (c.389) by the Gauls.
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 (Marcus Manlius Capitolinus). According to legend, when the tribute that the Romans had agreed to pay was being weighed, a Roman complained, whereupon Brennus threw his sword on the scale, crying,"Vae victis!" [woe to the vanquished]. His historical existence is dubious.

Brennus,

d. 279 B.C., Gallic leader. He was in command of the band of Gauls (or Galatians) who invaded Greece in 279 B.C. At first halted at Thermopylae, he later turned and took the pass into Doris. He was wounded in an unsuccessful attack on Delphi and is supposed to have committed suicide on the northward retreat after the Gauls were attacked by the Thessalians.
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Brennus. Les Verts ne le connaissent peut-etre pas. Peu importe, mais c'est lui qui s'est exclame pour ce fatidique [beaucoup moins que] malheur aux vaincus [beaucoup plus grand que] (vae victus). Pas besoin de faire un dessin pour Brahimi, Feghouli et...
(11) Brennus, to whom D'Annunzio refers, was a chieftain of the Senones, who defeated the Romans at the Battle of Allia in 390 BC.
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A historia, assim como as nacoes depredadoras e conquistadoras, parece ter tomado por regra de equidade a palavra de Brennus: (13) "Vae victis".
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