Ancient-rome Sentence Examples
People in ancient Rome touted the strength of a meat-free diet.
In ancient Rome the Di manes, or as we should say the blessed dead, who reposed in their necropolis outside the walls, were specially commemorated on the dies parentales or days of placating them (placandis Manibus).
Its pliant and flexible branches are made into brooms; and in ancient Rome the fasces of the lictors, with which they cleared the way for the magistrates, were made up of birch rods.
On the whole no one of the ten or twelve really great writers of ancient Rome leaves on the mind so mixed an impression, both as a writer and as a man, as Juvenal.
D'Arbois de Jubainville maintains that in Gaul the three classes of druids, vates and gutuatri, corresponded more or less to the pontifices, augurs and flamens of ancient Rome.Advertisement
Despite the remains being at best fragmentary, they retain the capacity to evoke forcefully an echo of the power of ancient Rome.
The very well documented corn dole of ancient Rome is one of many cases.
My favorite cookbook, Apicius, is a 1,500-year-old collection of recipes from ancient Rome.
Ancient Greeks and Romans used stencils for outlining various mosaic collages and even for signage, but the favorite stencil usage in ancient Rome and Greece were for intricate murals.
Do you think the style of Ancient Rome will make its way into modern men's clothing?Advertisement
Men in Ancient Rome kept their wardrobe simple.
For example, men can still be seen wearing sandals, much like the men in Ancient Rome wore.
Roman Rapids - This river ride offers park visitors a trip through ancient Rome via raging rapids.
There is evidence that couples in ancient Rome and Greece practiced withdrawal to limit their family size.
The tradition of giving presents during the winter season extends back to ancient Rome.Advertisement
The shoes which make up Mia's summer 2006 collection are heavily influenced by ancient Rome.
The Euhemerist theory mainly appeals to ancestor worship - a fact of undoubted importance in the history of religion, especially in China and in ancient Rome.
They recognized the fact that their blood was Latin as distinguished from Teutonic, and that they must look to ancient Rome for those memories which constitute a pecples nationality.
Emmanuel Philibert, duke of Savoy, represented the oldest and not the least illustrious reigning house in Europe, and his descendants were destined to achieve for Italy the independence which no other power or prince had given her since the fall of ancient Rome.
The chief blot on his reign was the systematic and authorized persecution of the Christians, which had for its object the restoration of the religion and institutions of ancient Rome.Advertisement
Flavin Biondo, the first Renaissance writer on the topography of ancient Rome (1388-1463), was a native of Forli.
Londinium was a Roman city, and (as in the case of all such cities) was formed on the model of ancient Rome.
Macaulay's Lays of Ancient Rome gives a dramatic version of the story.
They still preserved in their municipal institutions the old style of republicas derived from the civitates and respublicae of ancient Rome.