- 30-15 B.C.), the greatest of the elegiac poets of Rome, was born of a well-to-do Umbrian family at or near Asisium (Assisi), the birthplace also of the famous St Francis.
- 22, 9, io) are decisive for Asisium as the birthplace of Propertius.
- ASSISI (anc. Asisium), a town and episcopal see of Umbria, Italy, in the province of Perugia, 15 m.
- ASISIUM (mod.
- Asisium was probably the birthplace of Propertius.