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acro or acrōn, ōnis, m., = ἄκρων, the extremity of a thing; so of a member of the body, Veg. 2, 28, 17; 5, 65, 2; of the stem of a plant, Apic. 4, 4.

Ācron, ōnis, m.

  1. I. A king of the Caeninenses, who, in the war with the Romans on account of the rape of the Sabines, was slain by Romulus, Prop. 4, 10, 7.
  2. II. A Greek slain by Mezentius, Verg. A. 10, 719.
  3. III. Helenius Acron, a commentator on Terence, Horace, and perh. Persius; cf. Teuffel, Rom. Lit. II. § 370.