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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
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Iulius Vehilius Gratus Iulianus, later Commodus' Praetorian Prefect, became procurator Augusti and praefectus classis Ponticae about this time.
(34) In addition, Nurnberger identified a citation of Iulianus Pomerus's De Vita Contemplativa, a text known to be used by Boniface.
2a) Iulianus pa and se geonga cniht martianus sunu and his moder samod, Antonius se preost and se ge-edcucode man wurdon to-somne ofslagene for Criste.
Informed of the king's crime, Iulianus turns against him and calls on his former enemies as well as his own followers for their help against the tyrant.
He wrote: Si temperari balneum cupis fervens/ Faustine, quod vix Iulianus intraret/ roga lavetur rhetorem Sabineium/ Neronianas is refrigerat Thermas, 'Faustinus, if you want to cool down a bath so warm that Julianus would have difficulty getting into it, ask the rhetor Sabineius to bathe in it.