The decemviri all perished, either in prison or in banishment.
We have records also of Senators, Decemviri, and other municipal magistrates.
The reference is to the creation of Decemviri; see Livy, iii.
Then, marching into the city, they compelled the Decemviri to resign.
Did the Romans tamely submit to the tyranny of the decemviri?
The third form was the Decemviri, a government by ten men, who compiled the twelve famous Tables of Laws.
The Decemviri were also an inferior set of men appointed to take care of the Sybil's books, to conduct colonies, &c.
As two other tables seemed to be wanting, decemviri were again appointed for another year, to make them.
The enraged populace compelled the Decemviri to resign, and Appius, to escape worse punishment, put an end to his own life.
The Sibylline books authorized or commanded the worship of various Greek gods; they were intrusted to the Decemviri.