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Jul·ian

 (jo͞ol′yən) Originally Flavius Claudius Julianus. Known as "Julian the Apostate." ad 331?-363.
Emperor of Rome (361-363) who attempted to replace Christianity with paganism as the dominant religion.

Julian

(ˈdʒuːljən; -lɪən)
n
(Biography) known as Julian the Apostate; Latin name Flavius Claudius Julianus. 331–363 ad, Roman emperor (361–363), who attempted to revive paganism in the Roman empire while remaining tolerant to Christians and Jews

Julian

(ˈdʒuːljən; -lɪən)
adj
1. (Historical Terms) of or relating to Julius Caesar
2. (Historical Terms) denoting or relating to the Julian calendar

Jul•ian1

(ˈdʒul yən)

n.
(Flavius Claudius Julianus) ( “the Apostate” ) A.D. 331–363, Roman emperor 361–363.

Jul•ian2

(ˈdʒul yən)

adj.
of or pertaining to Julius Caesar.
[1585–95; < Latin Jūliānus=Jūli(us) Julius (Caesar) + -ānus -an1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Julian - Roman Emperor and nephew of Constantine; he restored paganism as the official religion of the Roman Empire and destroyed Christian temples but his decision was reversed after his death (331?-363)
Adj.1.Julian - of or relating to or characteristic of Julius Caesar; "the Julian calendar"
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Julian

[ˈdʒuːlɪən] NJuliano, Julián

Julian

nJulian m
adj Julian calendarjulianischer Kalender
References in classic literature ?
Two men were still living who had witnessed the grim catastrophe of nearly half a century before--Marie Couttet (saved by his baton) and Julien Davouassoux (saved by the barometer).
Germain;' `ten, fifteen, or twenty thieves, have been arrested in a cafe on the Boulevard du Temple, or in the Thermes de Julien,' -- and yet these same men deny the existence of the bandits in the Maremma, the Campagna di Romana, or the Pontine Marshes.
He drew in his breath as he turned helplessly over the pages of Beal and Stanislas Julien.
Today Julien is a French psychotherapist specializing in patients who are recovering from extreme psychological and behavioral control, such as cult victims.
ME[micro]venpick Hotels & Resorts has appointed experienced hotel professional Julien Bonafous as Vice President Sales, a new role created to support the hospitality firm's ongoing expansion drive.
Filmmaker Julien Temple, who's been Johnny's pal since the 1980s, says the Pirates of the Caribbean star is "in for a penny, in for a pound" at the annual Somerset mudbath.
And indeed, as more pieces of the puzzle come together, Julien (Tcheky Karyo) finally learns the truth behind Alice and Sophie's abduction.
Neckface: Tre flip, the China Banks, then Julien threw out a trick idea, then it went sour.
My grandmother and uncle live near the sea, Julien says.
Number nine of eleven children, Julien from Stoffbakkies took her father's wish to heart, took hold of the opportunities of an education and propelled herself beyond her humble beginnings.
We've conservatively estimated this (Ludwig) kit for three to five hundred thousand (dollars) but that was prior to knowing what the drum head would sell for," Darren Julien, president and chief executive of Julien's Auctions, said.