Vespasian

Roman emperor 69 - 79. A military man, he commanded the Roman forces which took control of southern Britain. His low birth was no disadvantage to his reign; sound but uncompromising rule and his knowledge of the army were his strengths.

Vespasian

(9-79 CE) Roman emperor from 69-79 CE and founder of the Flavian dynasty; during the Year of the Four Emperors, Vespasian was the last to take on the emperor`s position; he was a skilled soldier and fought in Britain, Germany, and Judaea; he was appointed the commander in Judaea in 66 CE; he moved through the political ranks, becoming praetor, quae...
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Vespasian

[n] - Emperor of Rome who consolidated Roman rule in Germany and Britain and reformed the army and brought prosperity to the empire
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Vespasian

(9-79) Roman emperor from AD 69. Proclaimed emperor by his soldiers while he was campaigning in Palestine, he reorganized the eastern provinces, and was a capable administrator. He was responsible for the...
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Vespasian

Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus noun Emperor of Rome and founder of the Flavian dynasty who consolidated Roman rule in Germany and Britain and reformed the army and brought prosperity to the empire; began the construction of t...
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Vespasian

Roman emperor ( 69–79) who, though of humble birth, became the founder of the Flavian dynasty after the civil wars that followed Nero`s death in 68. ... [14 related articles]
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Vespasian

Vespasian is a Roman boy name. The meaning of the name is `Evening, Wasp` Where is it used? The name Vespasian is mainly used In Ancient Roman.How do they say it elsewhere? Vespasiano ( In Italian) Vespasien ( In French) The name Vespasian doesn`t appear In the US top 1000 most common names over de last 128 years. The name Vespasian seems to be ...
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Vespasian

Vespasian (Titus Flavius Vespasianus) (vespā'zhun) , A.D. 9–A.D. 79, Roman emperor (A.D. 69–A.D. 79), founder of the Flavian dynasty. The son of a poor family, he made his way in the army by sheer ability. He served in Germany and in Britain (where he conquered the Isle of Wigh...
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Vespasian

Vespasian (Titus Flavius Sabinus Vespasianus) was a Roman emperor. He was born in 9 and died in 79. He commanded a legion in Britain and subdued the Isle of Wight between 43 and 44. In 63 he became governor of Africa and in 66 governor of Judaea. In 69 he was proclaimed emperor at Alexandria. During his reign he continued the conquest of Britain, r...
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Vespasian

Roman emperor from AD 69. Proclaimed emperor by his soldiers while he was campaigning in Palestine, he reorganized the eastern provinces, and was a capable administrator. He was responsible for the construction of the Colosseum in Rome, which was completed by his son Titus. As the legate of the 2nd Legion (Legio II Augusta), he t...
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Vespasian

Vespasian (ən or ən; Titus Flavius Caesar Vespasianus Augustus; November 9 – 23 June 79) was Roman Emperor from AD 69 to AD 79. Vespasian founded the Flavian dynasty that ruled the Empire for twenty seven years. Vespasian was from an equestrian family that rose into the senatorial rank under the Julio–Claudian emperors. Although he fulfilled...
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Vespasian

[disambiguation] Vespasian (AD 9 –79) was Roman Emperor from AD 69 to AD 79. ==Places== ==Other persons== ==Other== ...
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