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Caesar

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noun Cae·sar \ˈsē-zər\

Definition of Caesar

  1. 1 :  any of the Roman emperors succeeding Augustus Caesar —used as a title

  2. 2 a often not capitalized :  a powerful ruler: (1) :  emperor (2) :  autocrat, dictator b [from the reference in Matthew 22:21] :  the civil power :  a temporal ruler

Caesarean or Caesarian play \si-ˈzer-ē-ən\ adjective


Origin of caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar


First Known Use: circa 1548


Caesar

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biographical name Cae·sar \ˈsē-zər\

Definition of Caesar

  1. (Gaius) Julius 100–44 b.c. Rom. gen., statesman, & writer





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