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 (trā′jən) Originally Marcus Ulpius Trajanus. ad 53-117.
Roman emperor (98-117) whose reign was marked by an extensive building program, establishment of programs for the poor, and the conquest of Dacia.


(Biography) Latin name Marcus Ulpius Traianus. ?53–117 ad, Roman emperor (98–117). He extended the empire to the east and built many roads, bridges, canals, and towns


(ˈtreɪ dʒən)

(Marcus Ulpius Nerva Trajanus) A.D. 53?–117, Roman emperor 98–117.
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Noun1.Trajan - Roman Emperor and adoptive son of NervaTrajan - Roman Emperor and adoptive son of Nerva; extended the Roman Empire to the east and conducted an extensive program of building (53-117)


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She was to enjoy further successes against the Italians, sinking the cruiser Ulpio Traiano and the freighter SS Viminale.
The resultant forms will, it is anticipated, create new focal elements that will contribute toward the functional and cultural regeneration of the Traiano district of Naples that has suffered isolation and neglect.
Traiano Boccalini's narration of the Sforza incident also highlights a similar class distinction.
The service will be made at the municipal nursery schools of the Municipality 9: Nosengo located in Viale Traiano 92; - Novelli, located in Via Vicinale Palazziello 86 - Torricelli, located in Via Torricelli 50, - Rainbow, located in Via Boccioni 7, and is scheduled for 118 children aged between 0 and 36 months (infants , semidivezzi and weaned) on weekdays from Monday to Friday, 3 hours per day, from 15:00 to 18:00, including one hour of simultaneous, between 15:00 and 16:00 hours, with staff municipal and 2 hours, from 16:00 to 18:00, extension of kindergartens opening hours.
TRAIANO Dellas stunned the Czech Republic and sent Greece into the final of Euro 2004 last night with a silver goal.
TRAIANOS DELLAS 7 V ASHLEY WILLIAMS 8 DELLAS was the main rock around which the Greek defence was built, playing at club level for Roma, AEK Athens and Sheffield United.
There are no words to describe my feelings," a dejected AEK coach Traianos Dellas told reporters.
The Czechs were favourites but Traianos Dellas struck a silver goal to take Greece through.
AEK Athens have decided against promoting youth and instead signed 34-year-old pair Traianos Dellas and Nikos Liberopoulos, while Papa Bouba Diop also joined.
On my first day of training at Famagusta I sat beside Traianos Dellas who won Euro 2004 and was twice voted the best Serie A defender.
Temuri Ketsbaia's side enjoyed a boost to their confidence following Greek defender Traianos Dellas' statement on the club's official website where he denies any suggestions of a rift with Ketsbaia and reiterates his desire to remain at the Famagusta side.
I've played against Traianos Dellas before - he's a really good defender.