Fescennia


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Fescennia

Etrurian town noted for jesting and scurrilous verse (Fescennine verse). [Rom. Hist.: EB, TV: 112]
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III, 52), los versos fescenninos --carmina fescennina-- habian tenido su origen en Fescennia, ciudad de Etruria.
The true derivation may be from Fescennia, an Etruscan city.