The Roman Army A to Z: legatus Augusti pro praetore

legatus Augusti pro praetore (m. pl. legati Augusti pro praetore)

Commander of a provincial army, directly appointed by the Emperor. Nowadays often referred to as ‘provincial governor’. RIB 730; 1262. [Goldsworthy 2003]

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The Roman Army A to Z: latera praetorii

latera praetorii (f. pl. laterae praetorii)

The central range, comprising the principia and accompanying structures on the opposite side of the via principalis to the scamnum tribunorum (and so between the retentura and praetentura). DMC 23. [Johnson 1983]