Tibur


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Ti·bur

 (tī′bər)
See Tivoli.

Tibur

(ˈtaɪbə)
n
(Placename) the ancient name for Tivoli

Tiv•o•li

(ˈtɪv ə li)

n.
1. Ancient, Tibur. a town in central Italy, E of Rome. 50,969.
2. a park and entertainment center in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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Noun1.Tibur - a town twenty miles to the east of Rome (Tibur is the ancient name)Tibur - a town twenty miles to the east of Rome (Tibur is the ancient name); a summer resort during the Roman empire; noted for its waterfalls
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
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His ancestral Arcadia associated him with Pan and Diana, woodland divinities; the peasants of Tibur identify him with the gentle Aristaeus, king of the bees.
en la carcel de Tibur (Tivoli) donde habia sido trasladado desde su primer encierro en Alba (107).
Giambattista Priranesi and its vedute of the Urbs and Tibur, reflections
La ciudades eran Ardea, Aricia, Boville, Bubente, Cornea, Circea, Coriola, Cortante, Laurente, Launia, Lavinion, Labica, Nomenta, Morea, Preneste, Pede, Corccotula, Satrica, Escapra, Sete, Tellena, Tibur, Tusculum, Toleria, Tricina y Velitra.
Todo ello hace suponer que, en la primera redaccion, la lectura debia de ser quo Scipionis, haciendo referencia a Quinto Cecilio Metelo Escipion, suegro de Pompeyo; de la finca de este en Tibur se habia apoderado tambien Antonio, pero Atico le habria hecho notar que, en este caso, se siguio otro procedimiento, y, por esta razon, Ciceron decide sustituir el ejemplo de Escipion por el de Lucio Rubrio.
Zenobia was freed by the emperor, who granted let an elegant villa in Tibur (modern Tivoli, Italy) where she dedicated herself In pursuing the philosphical interests she had learnt from her preceptor Cassius Longinus
Prof Van Braam then presented a paper on Horace and his villas at Tibur, with a sketch of Horace's life and works, and illustrated with lantern-slides of the landscape; he also pointed out relatively modern characteristics in Horace's poetry.
Nearby, a long alley of boxwood sphinxes and palm trees transports the visitor to a reinvented and slightly twisted Orient, much as 'Canopus', a section of Hadrian's villa at Tibur, must have done for the Emperor.
Ponce de Leon y Alarcon, 2002; Olaiz, Rojas, Valdez, Franco y Palma, 2006), encontrandose tambien que la edad en que mas ocurre se halla en el rango de 30 a 34 anos, y que estas mujeres tienen baja escolaridad, ingresos reducidos, estan separadas o divorciadas y hay en su familia de origen antecedentes de violencia (Natera, Juarez y Tibur cio, 2004).
Parvum parva decent; mihi iam non regia Roma, Sed vacuum Tibur placet aut imbelle Tarentum.
This is apparently how the official UEFA website posted the details of the match officials: Viktor Kassai (HUN) Gabor Eros (HUN) Tibur Vamos (HUN) I'm sure this simply means they were from Hungary.
S'inscrivant dans cette meme preference pour l'antiquite, l'article de Marie-France David-de Palacio, "Horace travesti", demontre a quel point les romans antiquisants participent a une entreprise de desacralisation de Tibur.