A consul served in the heichest elected
poleetical office o the
Each year, twa consuls wur electit thegither, tae serve for a ane-year term. Each consul wis gien veto pouer ower his colleague an the offeecials wad alternate each month. Houiver, efter the establishment o the Empire, the consuls wur merely a figurative representative o Roum’s republican heritage an held very little pouer an authority, wi the Emperor actin as the supreme leader.