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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. POO-blee-oos (Classical Latin), PUWB-lee-əs (English)

Meaning & History

Roman praenomen, or given name, meaning "public" in Latin. This was among the more common of the Roman praenomina, being borne by (among others) the emperor Hadrian and the poet Virgil.