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Centurio Hastatus
cohort commander
Beneficiarii
Officers Orderlies
Sacramentum
Pledge of service for 25 years
Speculatores
Scouts
Metatores
Surveyors
Vexillum
Red camp banner
Agger
Defense wall
Fossae
Defense ditches
Ientaculum
Breakfast
Cena
Dinner
Pisa Farsilis
Calf brains, pork bellies, leek, pine nuts, and olive oil
Munutal e Praecoquis
Ham, raisin wine, apricots, anise, and mint
Farcimen
Sausage--made from lobster, black petter, eggs, and bread
Cohort
480 man unite made up of 3 Maniples
Manipulus
160 man unit made up of 2 Ordines
Ordo
80 man unit made up of 10 tents
Signifer
Standard bearer; leads a maniple
Dux
commander of a legion
Praefex Castrorum
Camp disciplinarian
Primus Pilus
Commander of the 1st Cohort
Tribuni Militum
Military tribunes
Bucina
Signal horn
Balteus
shoulder belt
Cornu
Reveille horn
Cingulum
Waist belt
Pugio
suicide dagger
caligae
military hob-nailed boots
vagina
sheath
lorica segmentata
metal-strap cuirass
officer's red cape
paludamentum
Sagum
gray cape worn by foot soldiers
Subligaculum
underwear
Domine
"sir"
Gladius
short sword hung from a balteus on the right side
falcata
curved one-edged sword
Spatha
long cavalry sword hung from a Balteus on the left side
Pilum
thrusting sword
Magnum Inter
a forced 25-mile march
Sagitarii
Archers
Lituus
Cavalry horn
Tuba
Battle engagement horn
Nudi
Slingers
Singa Referre
To retreat--to turn standards around