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Synonyms for Augustus

Roman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC

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The poem was probably written to celebrate the potential birth of an heir to Caesar Augustus.
Accommodation sorted, it was time to put Charlie's plan into action so we met at Nobles Bar in Constitution Street for a pint of the wonderful Caesar Augustus Lager - one of my favourites - to discuss the details of Charlie's research.
Scallops, cauliflower and grapes will be matched with Scottish lager/IPA hybrid Caesar Augustus, and lamb shank with pickled onion and tomato will be teamed with an imperial brown ale from Norwegian craft brewer Nogne.
14, Caesar Augustus, Rome's first emperor, died at age 76 after a reign lasting four decades; he was succeeded by his stepson Tiberius.
It was ordered by the Roman senate to honour Caesar Augustus for his conquest, through three military campaigns, of the 44 Alpine tribes that had traditionally occupied this region.
August's named after a dude called Caesar Augustus, and that's a name not often associated with tea and doilies.
Mary is setting out to separate fact from fiction about the Roman emperor Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus - nick-named Caligula.
He, however, undoubtedly drew his analysis from the statements of Caesar Augustus himself, who likened conquests to fishing with a golden fishhook, where the expected payoff had to be measured against the risk (Starr 1982, 19).
Caesar Augustus Capri, Italy THE WELCOME As welcomes go, this one was pretty spectacular.
Therefore, during that month, the following had to occur: (a) Herod became sick and died of a horrible wasting disease, but not before (b) being taken to warm baths and treated; (c) executing his son Herod Antipater after also having made him co-regent (causing a bemused Caesar Augustus to observe that it was better to be Herod's pig than his son, since Jews do not kill or eat pigs); (d) dying and being buried after a magnificent funeral which needed days to prepare; (e) this was followed by a seven-day mourning period and (f) followed by yet another mourning period for those whom Herod had executed before the eclipse.
Hotel Caesar CapriOs Hotel Caesar Augustus Unveils Packages, New Suites.
JOINING IN Geoff O'Brien mayor playing Caesar Augustus OPEN AIR The nativity play, acted out in different locations around Newcastle HEAVENLY ANGEL Angel Gabriel at St Thomas's Church CHOIR OF ANGELS The open-air nativity play moved around the city as the story developed
His real name was Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus.
Here we find the more official 'Caesar Augustus' in the poet's biographical anecdote: the civil wars had ejected Horace from the Athenian academy and thrust him, a novice in war, amid weapons that were no match for Caesar Augustus.
The Roman poet Horace might, when prompted by his patron Caesar Augustus, construct odes to celebrate the ideal that to die for one's country is a 'sweet and noble thing' (dulce et decorum est pro patia mori',) but Roman poetry leaves us in no doubt that Cicero's peaceful good life is to be preferred.