See Acta Sanctorum, Julii, ii.
Olmiitz is said to occupy the site of a Roman fort founded in the imperial period, the original name of which, Mons Julii, has been gradually corrupted to the present form.
37 (according to others, 39) at Forum Julii (Frejus) in Gallia Narbonensis.
Under its new name Laus Julii and an Italian constitution it rapidly recovered its commercial prosperity.
The Julii Caesares, however, had also acquired the new nobilitas, which belonged to holders of the great magistracies.
An ancestor named Leupichis entered Italy in the train of Alboin and received lands at or near Forum Julii (Friuli).
The original hamlet was the capital of the tribe of the Oxybii, while the town of Forum Julii was founded on its site by Julius Caesar in order to secure to the Romans a harbour independent of that of Marseilles.