Marcius sentence example

marcius
  • It was also used by a class of bards or itinerant soothsayers known by the name of vates, of whom the most famous was one Marcius, and in the "Fescennine verses," as sung at harvest-homes and weddings, which gave expression to the coarse gaiety of the people and to their strong tendency to personal raillery and satiric comment.
    0
    0
  • Ancus Marcius is merely a duplicate of Numa, as is shown by his second name, Numa Marcius, the confidant and pontifex of Numa, being no other than Numa Pompilius himself, represented as priest.
    0
    0
  • Under Vespasian the Jewish temple at Leontopolis in the Delta, which Onias had founded in the reign of Ptolemy Philometor, was closed; worse still, a great Jewish revolt and massacre of the Greeks in the reign of Trajan resulted, after a stubborn conflict of many months with the Roman army under Marcius Livianus Turbo, in the virtual extermination of the Jews in Alexandria and the loss of all their privileges.
    0
    0
  • Marcius Tremulus and lost its independence.
    0
    0
  • Marcius Philippus, who had insulted the Senate.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Appointed guardian to the sons of Ancus Marcius, he succeeded in supplanting them on the throne on their father's death.
    0
    0
  • He was assassinated at the instigation of the sons of Ancus Marcius.
    0
    0