Pax Romana


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Pax Romana

(ˈpæks rəʊˈmɑːnə)
n
(Historical Terms) the Roman peace; the long period of stability under the Roman Empire

Pax Ro•ma•na

(ˈpæks roʊˈmeɪ nə, -ˈmɑ-, ˈpɑks)
n.
the peace imposed by ancient Rome on its dominions.
[1880–85; < Latin: Roman peace]

Pax Romana

- An uneasy peace, as one imposed by a powerful state on a weaker or vanquished state.
See also related terms for imposed.
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Noun1.Pax Romana - the Roman peace; the long period of peace enforced on states in the Roman Empire
peace - the state prevailing during the absence of war
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The Pax Romana ("Roman Peace") existed only because Rome squashed all dissent.
Just the thing, being able to relax with a round or two after another busy day keeping the Pax Romana across Yorkshire and the world.
So much more than the enforced absence of conflict of the infamous Pax Romana.
Unfortunately, but not surprisingly, the Pax Byzantium brought no more pax than had the Pax Romana, at least not for the Syrian population; the next 200 years were rife with civil wars, especially during most of the 11th century.
The PAX ROMANA or "Roman Peace," was the long period of peace and stability within the Roman Empire following the devastating civil wars of the late Roman Republic.
El establecimiento de una pax romana implico tambien el control efectivo de las provincias y la derrota de los focos de resistencia que en ellas se encontraban.
Barisin iceriginin karsilikli kabul, kurallar ve belli bir duzen ifadesi oldugunu soyleyen yazar Pax romana, muzakereci baris ve kalici baris olmak uzere uc tip baris tipi oldugunu aciklayarak bu uc durumu da ayrintilari ile ele almaktadir.
When Pax Romana ended, Europe descended into centuries of war, plague and famine.
31), to Rome and Constantinople, where the notion of the pax Romana endured in monuments like the Ara Pacis and the Church of Hagia Eirene, and in the prayers preserved in the Old Gelasian Mass.
Pax Romana, considered one of the oldest movements of Catholic lay-people, made its recommendations in a white paper they put online Nov.
Hunde sus raices en la pax romana, en una paz imperial.
This reign established the Pax Romana, a period without major conflicts except for the disaster in the Teutoburg Forest, when three legions were slaughtered by the Germans, stopping Rome's eastward expansion forever.