Rome's Greatest Ally(in terms of battlefield effectiveness not loyalty)

Rome's Greatest Ally

  • Latin/Italic Socii

    Votes: 5 62.5%
  • Numidia/Moors

    Votes: 1 12.5%
  • Iberians

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Gauls

    Votes: 1 12.5%
  • West Germans(Chatti, Batavi etc.)

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Thracians

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Cretans

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Greek allies(Pergamon, Aetolian League etc)

    Votes: 1 12.5%
  • Armenia

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Syrians/Paulmayrenes

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Egyptians

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Sarmatians/Alans

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Goths

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Arabs

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Huns

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Britons

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • other

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
    8
Feb 2011
1,595
#2
Most definitely its Italic socii which stuck to Rome even after the early (catastrophic) defeats by Pyrrhus and Hannibal. Without them Rome's rise would have abruptly ended as early as the 3rd century BC.
 

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