Re: The Aligorical Aliens!
Romulans were supposed to be the Roman Empire if it had lasted until the 23rd century.
They took names and titles from the Romans. They took certain attitudes from the Germans circa WWII via "The Enemy Below".
The boring one, the one with Khan, the one where Spock returns, the one with whales, the dumb one, the last one, the one with Kirk, the one with the Borg, the stupid one, the bad one, the new one, the other one with Khan.