They are first mentioned as members of a confederacy with the Vestini, Paeligni and Marrucini (Liv.
See further PAELIGNI and SABINI, and for the inscriptions and further details, R.
PAELIGNI, a people of ancient Italy, first mentioned as a member of a confederacy which included the Marsi, Marrucini and Vestini (qq.v.), with which the Romans came into conflict in the second Samnite War, 325 B.C. (Lw.
For the history of the Paeligni after go B.C. see the references given in C. ix.
From the sea, was the site of the ancient Interpromium, a town belonging probably to the Paeligni; and not far off is the very fine Cistercian abbey church of S.