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Antony

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(Biography) Mark. Latin name Marcus Antonius. ?83–30 bc, Roman general who served under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars and became a member of the second triumvirate (43). He defeated Brutus and Cassius at Philippi (42) but having repudiated his wife for Cleopatra, queen of Egypt, he was defeated by his brother-in-law Octavian (Augustus) at Actium (31)

An•to•ny

(ˈæn tə ni)

n.
Mark (Marcus Antonius), 83?–30 B.C., Roman general: friend of Caesar; rival of Augustus Caesar.
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Noun1.Antony - Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic warsAntony - Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
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You start off at the Old Kingdom, and end up on the other side of the museum, looking at artefacts from Ptolemy, who ruled Egypt after Cleopatra and Marc Antony were dethroned.
Marc Antony and the beautiful Cleopatra spend their time together in her native Egypt until his wife, Fulvia, dies and he learns that Pompey is raising an army to challenge the authority of the Roman Triumvirate, of which he is one leg, along with Caesar and Lepidus.
She also leaves behind her grandchildren: Abdulnour Bakkal, Matthew Bakkal, Widad Bakkal, Meryam Saliiby, Romrama Khalbourji, Zalgai Aho, Enleil Aho, Abrahim Hinjer, Donna Hinjer, Emmanuel Hinjer, Matthew Abraham, Sarah Abraham, Miryam Burshan, Nicole Burshan and Naya Burshan; her great-grandchildren: Albert Khalbourji, Marc Antony Khalbourji, Lillian Saliiby and Jiselle Saliiby.
The work explains, among other things, why Shakespeare's Marc Antony publicly dismissed rumors that Caesar was ambitious and how the Bard's tale of the Macbeths' vaulting ambition echoed the Geneva Bible's familiar exegesis of original sin; why the medieval church located ambition within the deadly sins of avarice and pride and why the prescribed remedy for ambition was "mediocritie"; why, in King's words, "[a]mbition was inveighed against in official Elizabethan homilies read by order of the state in pulpits throughout England; defined as 'the unlawful and restless desire in men to be of higher estate than God hath geven or appoynted unto them'; identified as one of the major causes of rebellion; and associated with Satan, madness, damnation, and sin" (p.
Well, I suppose I must don a breastplate once more to play opposite Miss T*ts," Richard Burton is reported to have quipped after landing the role of Roman general Marc Antony.
A gifted orator, statesman, and philosopher, Cicero was a contemporary of such luminaries as Julius Caesar, Pompey, Crassus, marc Antony, and Octavian during the final years of the Roman Republic and witness to the events that were to give rise to the Roman Empire.
Carrey mocks Heston who, after a film career playing everyone from Moses to Ben-Hur to Marc Antony, served as the president of the National Rifle Association, a largely ceremonial post, from 1998 to 2003.
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Washington, October 28 ( ANI ): Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart, who have been dating since her split from husband Marc Antony, celebrated their one-year anniversary on Thursday and put on the most public display of affection on Twitter.
The midrashic "praise" of Pharaoh, a military commander who was able to win the loyalty of his troops, reminded me of the words of Marc Antony in Shakespeare's play: "I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him.
I'm not going to try to be as good as Marc Antony, or his writer, but I am here to bury, as much as I can, the notion some would have you believe: that lead is evil.
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