Pompey the Great


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Noun1.Pompey the Great - Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)Pompey the Great - Roman general and statesman who quarrelled with Caesar and fled to Egypt where he was murdered (106-48 BC)
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The theatre, built by Caesar's rival Pompey the Great, was closed down after the murder.
000 square meters) that Pompey the Great, one of the greatest military in the history of Rome, built in the capital to commemorate his military successes in the East around the year 55 BC.
The action begins with a colourful street scene of joyous citizens celebrating the return of Julius Caesar triumphant from the war against Pompey the Great.
4) Philips knows of Waller's participation when she critiques acts 2 and 4 of the rival translation, Pompey the Great translated by Certain Persons of Honour (London, 1663), letter 24, pp.