Roman - A legendary soldier and consul. Son of Volumnia or Veturia. Husband of Vergilia or Volumnia. He captured the town of Corioli, taking its name as Coriolanus. As a consul he became tyrannical and was exiled, joining with his former enemies, the Volscians, in an assault on Rome, which was aborted by the pleas of his mother, wife and children. In some accounts the Volsci then killed him. Some regard him as an early god of the Volscians. At times, known as Coriolanus.
English - A play written by Shakespeare. Known as Coriolanus.

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