Marcus Antonius


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Noun1.Marcus Antonius - Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic warsMarcus Antonius - 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 must except, nevertheless, Marcus Antonius, the half partner of the empire of Rome, and Appius Claudius, the decemvir and lawgiver; whereof the former was indeed a voluptuous man, and inordinate; but the latter was an austere and wise man: and therefore it seems (though rarely) that love can find entrance, not only into an open heart, but also into a heart well fortified, if watch be not well kept.
They provide useful historical background on the careers of Cato the Elder, Marcus Antonius, and Lucius Licinius Crassus, indicating their contributions to early oratorical practice.
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Die Monodia des Marcus Antonius Muretus zum Tod des Pariser Parlamentsprasidenten Christophe de Thou (1583)--Idealbilder von Humanismus und Gerechtigkeit"; 3.
Boyle warms up for Dubai It was warm sunshine at Folkestone and trainer Jim Boyle was getting ready for a trip to Meydan following the success of Marcus Antonius in the maiden hurdle.
For the association of Antonius' father, Marcus Antonius Creticus, with Crete, see P.
History speaks of Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, as a woman of great sexual allure, enough to snare both Julius Caesar and the great Marcus Antonius as her lovers.
The Inspirations of Oz Fine Art Collection" featured one-of-a-kind interpretive works of art, including paintings, drawings and sculptures from esteemed artists Angelo Aversa, Romero Britto, Gentle Giant, Phillip Graffham, Gris Grimly, Marcus Antonius Jansen, Johnny Johns, William Joyce, Joel Nakamura, Nelson de la Nuez, Glen Orbik, Ragnar, Alex Ross, Todd White and Yakovetic.
Iullus continued to reside in Octavia's household; in that year, by way of contrast, Octavian had both Iullus's elder brother, Marcus Antonius Antyllus, and elder half-brother, Fulvia's son by her second marriage to Gaius Scribonius Curio, put to death.
In one incident--probably staged--his political ally and fellow consul Marcus Antonius (Mark Anthony) attempted to place a diadem on Caesar's head during a major religious festival.
ROME was intrigued by the romance between the Queen of Egypt and Marcus Antonius, a senior consul.
Although the main priority for Roman armies at the end of the second century BC was combating the incursions of Germanic tribes into northern Italy, the pressure from allied communities, combined with the Roman aristocracy's hunger for military glory, produced an expedition, led by Marcus Antonius the Orator, to the area of southern Turkey known as Cilicia.