a son of Proca who revolted against his brother Numitor and seized the throne of Alba Longa.
Historical Examples

Their uncle Amulius, fearing that they might deprive him of his throne, had them exposed in the swollen Tiber in a cradle.
A Manual of the Historical Development of Art G. G. (Gustavus George) Zerffi

But Amulius drave out his brother, and reigned in his stead.
Stories From Livy Alfred Church

With the help of their faithful comrades they slew Amulius, and placed Numitor on the throne.
A Smaller History of Rome William Smith and Eugene Lawrence

Amulius deemed it best that some preventive measure should be taken.
Roman Women Alfred Brittain

When Amulius heard of the birth of these twins his wrath was kindled.
Half a Hundred Hero Tales Various

The last of these, named Procas, left two sons, Numitor and Amulius.
A Smaller History of Rome William Smith and Eugene Lawrence

Quirinus was miraculously preserved in infancy, when threatened with destruction by the tyrant ruler Amulius.
The World’s Sixteen Crucified Saviors Kersey Graves

But Amulius drove out his brother, and reigned in his stead.
The Children’s Hour, Volume 3 (of 10) Various

Amulius offered his brother the choice between the sovereign power and the royal treasure, including the gold brought from Troy.
Plutarch’s Lives, Volume I (of 4) Plutarch

And Romulus and Remus, when they knew of the evil deeds of their great-uncle Amulius, determined to take vengeance on him.
Half a Hundred Hero Tales Various


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