Roman Family BNG

[name_m]Dice[/name_m]: http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks1/maths/dice/twelve.htm

What’s the setting?

  1. Your family is a merchant family. In what do you trade? (you choose). You live in a seaside city near the harbour. You’re wealthy enough to send your children go to school.

  2. Your husband is a retired [name_m]Roman[/name_m] soldier. Why? (you choose). You live in one of the many provinces. Where? (you choose)

  3. You are the nobilis, a self established family. Your husband is a consul and your children get private tutoring in your home near [name_m]Rome[/name_m].

  4. You run a small shop in the city. What kind of shop? (you choose). Your family lives above it in a one room apartment.

  5. You are a wealthy influential landowning family. You live in a villa on your estate. Your children have private tutoring and your husband is a senator in [name_m]Rome[/name_m].

  6. Your husband is a … (doctor, lawyer, writer or teacher). You live in a Domus (a [name_m]Roman[/name_m] house) in the city. You’re wealthy enough to send your children go to school.

  7. Your family are farmers. What do you farm? (you choose). You live in a small [name_m]Roman[/name_m] village away from the crowds of the big cities.

  8. You are wealthy property and landowners. You get your fortune from the shops, farms and land, you rent out to the [name_m]Roman[/name_m] people. You make enough to send your children go to school.

  9. Your family are the servants to a wealthy family [name_m]Roman[/name_m] family. (Servant children take their father’s name as surname.)

  10. Your family are fishermen. You live in a small [name_m]Roman[/name_m] village on an island of the coast of [name_f]Italy[/name_f].

  11. You own a pub in the city. What is it called? (you choose). Your family lives above it in a 2 room apartment.

  12. Your husband is … (a participant in the horse racing games or an actor in Classical [name_m]Roman[/name_m] plays.) You live in a small house in [name_m]Rome[/name_m] near the Colosseum.

Now roll with the dice for the amount of kids you’ll have. [name_m]Even[/name_m]=girl, Odd=boy and 12=twins.

NAMES

Girl names:
[name_f]Aeliana[/name_f] [name_f]Rufina[/name_f] [name_f]Faustina[/name_f] [name_f]Horatia[/name_f] [name_f]Claudia[/name_f] [name_f]Aquilia[/name_f] [name_f]Argentia[/name_f] [name_f]Laurentia[/name_f] [name_f]Septima[/name_f] [name_f]Albia[/name_f] [name_f]Barbara[/name_f] [name_f]Clemencia[/name_f] Aemelia [name_f]Antonia[/name_f] [name_f]Cyrilla[/name_f] [name_f]Augusta[/name_f] [name_f]Marcia[/name_f] [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] [name_f]Florentina[/name_f] [name_f]Flavia[/name_f] [name_f]Galla[/name_f] [name_f]Honoria[/name_f] [name_f]Marina[/name_f] [name_f]Fabia[/name_f] [name_f]Dulcia[/name_f] [name_f]Aurelia[/name_f] [name_f]Camilla[/name_f] [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f] [name_f]Martina[/name_f] [name_f]Avita[/name_f] [name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Varinia[/name_f] [name_f]Caecilia[/name_f] [name_f]Decima[/name_f] [name_f]Maxima[/name_f] [name_f]Drusilla[/name_f] [name_f]Nona[/name_f] [name_f]Severina[/name_f] [name_f]Junia[/name_f] [name_f]Laelia[/name_f] [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] [name_f]Livia[/name_f] [name_f]Adriana[/name_f] [name_f]Marilla[/name_f] [name_f]Octavia[/name_f] [name_f]Tertia[/name_f] [name_f]Marcella[/name_f] [name_f]Lucretia[/name_f] [name_f]Lucilla[/name_f] [name_f]Mariana[/name_f] [name_f]Marcellina[/name_f] [name_f]Hilaria[/name_f] [name_f]Gaia[/name_f] [name_f]Priscilla[/name_f] [name_f]Tanaquil[/name_f] [name_f]Julia[/name_f] [name_f]Tatiana[/name_f] [name_f]Sergia[/name_f] [name_f]Tullia[/name_f] [name_f]Valentina[/name_f] [name_f]Quintia[/name_f] [name_f]Luciana[/name_f] Maximiliana [name_f]Vita[/name_f] [name_f]Sabina[/name_f] [name_f]Nerilla[/name_f] Longina [name_f]Tauria[/name_f] [name_f]Agrippa[/name_f] Aelia [name_f]Maria[/name_f] [name_f]Nona[/name_f] [name_f]Paulina[/name_f] [name_f]Virginia[/name_f] [name_f]Hera[/name_f] [name_f]Valeria[/name_f] [name_f]Laurentina[/name_f] [name_f]Porcia[/name_f] [name_f]Germana[/name_f] [name_f]Cornelia[/name_f] Nerva [name_f]Hortensia[/name_f] [name_f]Felicia[/name_f] [name_f]Camilla[/name_f] [name_f]Herminia[/name_f] [name_f]Florencia[/name_f] Caelina [name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [name_f]Sybilla[/name_f] [name_f]Maia[/name_f] [name_f]Constantina[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] [name_f]Justina[/name_f] [name_f]Silvia[/name_f] [name_f]Phyllida[/name_f] [name_f]Mucia[/name_f] [name_f]Agrippina[/name_f] [name_f]Letitia[/name_f] Cloelia [name_f]Remilia[/name_f]

Boy names:
Adrianus [name_m]Aloysius[/name_m] [name_m]Tiberius[/name_m] [name_m]Maximus[/name_m] [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] [name_m]Julius[/name_m] [name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_m]Magnus[/name_m] [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Romulus[/name_m] [name_m]Gaius[/name_m] [name_m]Marcus[/name_m] [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] [name_m]Cassius[/name_m] [name_m]Rufus[/name_m] Aetius [name_m]Urbanus[/name_m] [name_m]Severus[/name_m] [name_m]Valerius[/name_m] [name_m]Octavius[/name_m] [name_m]Septimus[/name_m] [name_m]Quintus[/name_m] [name_m]Felix[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Titus[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u] Secundus [name_m]Tertius[/name_m] [name_m]Valentinus[/name_m] [name_m]Justus[/name_m] Remigius [name_m]Flavius[/name_m] Vespasianus [name_u]Cato[/name_u] [name_m]Sextus[/name_m] Paulus [name_m]Silvanus[/name_m] [name_m]Septimus[/name_m] Regulus Florianus Antoninus Drusus Martinus Pompeius [name_m]Nero[/name_m] Plinius Albanus [name_m]Junius[/name_m] Nonus [name_m]Fabius[/name_m] Ennius Atilius Cyprianus Ambrosius [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] [name_m]Marcellus[/name_m] Appius [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m] Longinus Manlius [name_m]Brutus[/name_m] [name_m]Claudius[/name_m] [name_m]Albus[/name_m] [name_m]Januarius[/name_m] Domitius [name_m]Germanus[/name_m] [name_m]Marius[/name_m] Hadrianus [name_m]Caius[/name_m] Cloelius [name_m]Laurentius[/name_m] [name_m]Vitus[/name_m] Faustinus [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] Vinicius

Surnames:

Pick a surname from this list: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Roman_cognomina

(Note: I know it’s not completely historically accurate but it’s still a fun game)

Now list your [name_m]Roman[/name_m] family! :slight_smile:

DW: [name_f]Maria[/name_f] [name_f]Laurentia[/name_f] Maius
DH: [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] Mordanticus

DD: [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] [name_f]Lucilla[/name_f] Mordanticus
DS: Manlius [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] Mordanticus
DD/DS: [name_f]Florentina[/name_f] [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f] & [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Remus[/name_m] Mordanticus

They are a wealthy influential landowning family. They live in a villa on their estate.
The children have private tutoring and [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] is a senator in [name_m]Rome[/name_m].

My family are fishermen. We live in a small [name_m]Roman[/name_m] village on an island off the coast of [name_f]Italy[/name_f].

DH: [name_m]Caius[/name_m] [name_m]Antonius[/name_m]
DW: [name_f]Laurentina[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f]

DS: [name_m]Marcellus[/name_m] [name_m]Nero[/name_m]
DS/DD: [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u]/[name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f]
DS: [name_m]Severus[/name_m] [name_u]Cato[/name_u]

Surname: Furius

DH: [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] Memor
DW: Cloelia [name_f]Silvia[/name_f] Memor

DD: [name_f]Nona[/name_f] Aremisia Memor
DS: [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] Secundus Memor
DS: [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Marcus[/name_m] Memor
DS: [name_m]Lucius[/name_m] [name_m]Flavius[/name_m] Memor
DD: [name_f]Livia[/name_f] [name_f]Florentia[/name_f] Memor

L. [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] Memor is a doctor in the city. We live in a domus not far from the Forum Romanum. We are wealthy enough to send our children to school.

L. [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] & [name_f]Silvia[/name_f] have [name_f]Nona[/name_f] Armeisia, L. Secundus, L. [name_m]Marcus[/name_m], L. [name_m]Flavius[/name_m], & [name_f]Livia[/name_f] [name_f]Florentia[/name_f]

What’s the setting?
Your family are fishermen. You live in a small [name_m]Roman[/name_m] village on an island of the coast of [name_f]Italy[/name_f].

LN: Dacien

DH: [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] [name_m]Severus[/name_m]
DW: [name_f]Junia[/name_f] [name_f]Luciana[/name_f]

[name_m]Albus[/name_m] [name_u]Cato[/name_u]
[name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u]
[name_f]Gaia[/name_f] [name_f]Valeria[/name_f]

You run a small shop in the city, a chemist. Your family lives above it in a one room apartment.

Paulus [name_m]Magnus[/name_m] and [name_f]Maia[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] Hybrida

[name_f]Junia[/name_f] [name_f]Marcella[/name_f]
[name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m]
[name_m]Rufus[/name_m] [name_u]Cato[/name_u] & [name_m]Titus[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u]
[name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m]
[name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] [name_f]Nona[/name_f]

  1. You are wealthy property and landowners. You get your fortune from the shops, farms and land, you rent out to the [name_m]Roman[/name_m] people. You make enough to send your children go to school.

[name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Valerius[/name_m] [name_m]Marcus[/name_m] Pulcher
[name_f]Flavia[/name_f] [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] [name_f]Varinia[/name_f] Pulcher
[name_m]Felix[/name_m] Cloelius [name_m]Quintus[/name_m] Pulcher
[name_m]Marius[/name_m] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] [name_u]Cato[/name_u] Pulcher
[name_m]Claudius[/name_m] [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u] Pulcher
[name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Caecilia[/name_f] [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] Pulcher
[name_f]Aurelia[/name_f] [name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [name_f]Constantina[/name_f] Pulcher & [name_f]Florencia[/name_f] [name_f]Marcella[/name_f] [name_f]Nona[/name_f] Pulcher
[name_m]Albus[/name_m] Florianus Regulus Pulcher
[name_f]Sabina[/name_f] [name_f]Lucretia[/name_f] [name_f]Maia[/name_f] Pulcher
[name_f]Valentina[/name_f] [name_f]Marcellina[/name_f] [name_f]Livia[/name_f] Pulcher

Your family are farmers. You have a flock of sheep, a small herd of goats and many fruit trees. You live in a small [name_m]Roman[/name_m] village away from the crowds of the big cities.

LN: Lunaris

DH: [name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_u]Cato[/name_u]
DW: [name_f]Aurelia[/name_f] [name_f]Hera[/name_f]

DS: [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_m]Felix[/name_m]
DD: [name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Marina[/name_f]
DD: [name_f]Gaia[/name_f] [name_f]Albia[/name_f]
DD: [name_f]Sabina[/name_f] [name_f]Claudia[/name_f]
DD: [name_f]Livia[/name_f] Caelina
DD: [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f] [name_f]Maia[/name_f]
DD: Aelia [name_f]Luciana[/name_f]
DS: [name_u]Pax[/name_u] [name_m]Caius[/name_m]

Family setting (5) You are a wealthy influential landowning family .You live in a villa on your estate,your children have private tutoring and your husband is a senator in [name_m]Rome[/name_m]

Family Name: [name_m]Cosmas[/name_m]

DH: [name_m]Maximus[/name_m] [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_m]Cosmas[/name_m]
DW:[name_f]Viviana[/name_f] [name_f]Justina[/name_f] [name_m]Cinna[/name_m]

There are three children

DS/DD:[name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_u]Pax[/name_u] & [name_f]Gaia[/name_f] [name_f]Justina[/name_f] (Age 9 )

DD: [name_f]Maxima[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] (Age 1)

DH: [name_m]Justus[/name_m] [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m] Curio
DW: [name_f]Luciana[/name_f] [name_f]Varinia[/name_f] Curio

DS: [name_m]Maximus[/name_m] [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] Curio
DD: [name_f]Aeliana[/name_f] [name_f]Severina[/name_f] Curio
DS: [name_u]Cato[/name_u] [name_m]Titus[/name_m] Curio
DD: [name_f]Maia[/name_f] [name_f]Laelia[/name_f] Curio
DS: [name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Flavius[/name_m] Curio
DS: Domitus [name_u]Pax[/name_u] Curio
DD: [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] [name_f]Septima[/name_f] Curio
DS: [name_m]Caius[/name_m] [name_m]Marcellus[/name_m] Curio
DD/DS: Remilia [name_f]Camilla[/name_f] Curio, [name_m]Remus[/name_m] Albanus Curio

You own a pub in the city called Vinum deorum. Your family lives above it in a 2 room apartment.

DH: [name_m]Tiberius[/name_m] [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] Lupercus
DW: Aemelia [name_f]Clemencia[/name_f] (Dannicus) Lupercus

DS: [name_m]Maximus[/name_m] [name_m]Germanus[/name_m] Lupercus
DD: [name_f]Sybilla[/name_f] [name_f]Letitia[/name_f] Lupercus
DD: [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] [name_f]Faustina[/name_f] Lupercus
DS: [name_m]Cassius[/name_m] [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] Lupercus
DS:[name_m]Quintus[/name_m] [name_m]Severus[/name_m] Lupercus
DD: [name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [name_f]Justina[/name_f] Lupercus
DD: [name_f]Septima[/name_f] [name_f]Claudia[/name_f] Lupercus
DS: [name_m]Octavius[/name_m] [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] Lupercus
DS: [name_m]Flavius[/name_m] [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] Lupercus
DS: Domitius [name_m]Claudius[/name_m] Lupercus
DD: [name_f]Agrippina[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] Lupercus

Family setting (10) your family are fishermen .You live in a small Rome village (Procida) on an Island Coast of Italy.

Family name: Gryllus

DH:[name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m]
DW: [name_f]Camilla[/name_f] [name_f]Junia[/name_f] Longinus

DS: [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] (age 11)
DD:[name_f]Aurelia[/name_f] [name_f]Laelia[/name_f] (age 8)
DD: [name_f]Maia[/name_f] [name_f]Lucretia[/name_f] (age 4)
DD:[name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Camilla[/name_f](age 1)

Your husband is a teacher. You live in a Domus in the city. You’re wealthy enough to send your children go to school.

DH: [name_u]Pax[/name_u] [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] Opilio
DW: [name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f] Opilio (nee Memor)
DS: [name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Tiberius[/name_m] Opilio
DS: [name_m]Titus[/name_m] [name_m]Augustus[/name_m] Opilio
DD: [name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Herminia[/name_f] Opilio
DD: [name_f]Lucretia[/name_f] [name_f]Severina[/name_f] Opilio
DD: [name_f]Sybilla[/name_f] [name_f]Antonia[/name_f] Opilio
DD: [name_f]Junia[/name_f] [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] Opilio
DS: [name_u]Cato[/name_u] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] Opilio

SETTING: Your family is a merchant family. You trade herbs and exotic fabrics. You live in a seaside city near the harbour. You’re wealthy enough to send your children go to school.

DW: [name_f]Virginia[/name_f] [name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [[name_m]Draco[/name_m]] Pictor
DH: [name_m]Atticus[/name_m] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] Pictor

DS: [name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Albus[/name_m]
DD: [name_f]Nona[/name_f] [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f]
DS: [name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m]
DD: [name_f]Marcella[/name_f] [name_f]Honoria[/name_f]

Family name: [name_u]Seneca[/name_u]

Setting we run a small shop(Bakery) We called it [name_m]Daily[/name_m] Bread.We live in a one room apartment above the shop.

DH: [name_u]Cato[/name_u] [name_u]Pax[/name_u]
DW: [name_f]Aquilia[/name_f] [name_f]Minerva[/name_f]

Our children:

DD:[name_f]Minerva[/name_f] [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] (9)
DS:[name_u]Pax[/name_u] [name_m]Justus[/name_m] (8)
DD:[name_f]Maria[/name_f] Nerva (nb)

[name_m]Roman[/name_m] Family BNG

What’s the setting?

  1. You are a wealthy influential landowning family. You live in a villa on your estate. Your children have private tutoring and your husband is a senator in [name_m]Rome[/name_m].

DH 48: Antoninus Aemilius [name_m]Silvanus[/name_m]
DW 42: [name_f]Aeliana[/name_f] [name_f]Florencia[/name_f] [name_f]Tanaquil[/name_f]

DS/DS 20: [name_m]Antonius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Julius[/name_m] / [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m] Aemilius Secundus
DS 18: [name_m]Valentinus[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Tertius[/name_m]
DD/DS 16: [name_f]Flavia[/name_f] [name_f]Florencia[/name_f] [name_f]Letitia[/name_f] /[name_m]Flavius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Felix[/name_m]
DS/DS 14: [name_m]Aloysius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Sextus[/name_m]/ [name_m]Ambrosius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Septimus[/name_m]
DS 12: [name_m]Laurentius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Octavius[/name_m]
DS 10:Appius Aemilius [name_u]Pax[/name_u]
DS 8: [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m] Aemilius Florianus
DS 6: [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] Aemilius [name_m]Justus[/name_m]

Antoninus, [name_f]Aeliana[/name_f], [name_m]Julius[/name_m], [name_m]Aurelius[/name_m], [name_m]Valentinus[/name_m], [name_f]Flavia[/name_f], [name_m]Felix[/name_m], [name_m]Aloysius[/name_m], [name_m]Ambrosius[/name_m], [name_m]Octavius[/name_m], Appius, [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m], and [name_m]Justus[/name_m]!

Your husband is a doctor. You live in a Domus (a [name_m]Roman[/name_m] house) in the city. You’re wealthy enough to send your children go to school.

DS: [name_u]Cato[/name_u] [name_m]Aloysius[/name_m]
DD: [name_f]Laelia[/name_f] [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f]
DS: [name_m]Maximus[/name_m] Plinius
DD: [name_f]Cassia[/name_f] [name_f]Sabina[/name_f]
DS: [name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Quintus[/name_m]

Surname: [name_m]Dalmatius[/name_m]

Have to play again!

The setting: You own a pub in the cit called Pane & Vino.Your family lives above it in a 2 room apartment.

DD: [name_f]Hera[/name_f] [name_f]Augusta[/name_f] (7)
DS/DD: [name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Claudius[/name_m] and [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] [name_f]Felicia[/name_f] (1)

Have to play again!

Surname:[name_m]Cicero[/name_m]

DH: [name_m]Romulus[/name_m] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m]
DW: [name_f]Gaia[/name_f] [name_f]Septima[/name_f] Colias
DD:[name_f]Hera[/name_f] [name_f]Augusta[/name_f] (7)
DS/DD: [name_m]Felix[/name_m] [name_m]Claudius[/name_m] & [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] [name_f]Felicia[/name_f] (1)

You own a pub in the city called Pane & Vino.Your family lives above it in a 2 room apartment.

  1. You are the nobilis, a self established family. Your husband is a consul and your children get private tutoring in your home near [name_m]Rome[/name_m].

DH: [name_m]Titus[/name_m] [name_m]Cornelius[/name_m] Nabor
DW: [name_f]Livia[/name_f] [name_f]Cyrilla[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Maia[/name_f] [name_f]Caecilia[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Laelia[/name_f] [name_f]Marcella[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Viviana[/name_f] [name_f]Ophelia[/name_f] Nabor
DS: [name_m]Remus[/name_m] [name_m]Ignatius[/name_m] Nabor
DS/DD: [name_m]Magnus[/name_m] [name_m]Octavius[/name_m] and [name_f]Tatiana[/name_f] [name_f]Aurelia[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Lucia[/name_f] [name_f]Herminia[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Hera[/name_f] [name_f]Aeliana[/name_f] Nabor
DS: [name_m]Cassius[/name_m] [name_m]Felix[/name_m] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Camilla[/name_f] [name_f]Valentina[/name_f] Nabor
DD: [name_f]Sabina[/name_f] [name_f]Artemisia[/name_f] Nabor