Augustus

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biographical name Au·gus·tus \ȯ-ˈgəs-təs, ə-\

Definition of Augustus

  1. 63 b.c.–a.d. 14 originally Gaius Oc*ta*vi*us play \äk-ˈtā-vē-əs\ then Gaius Julius Caesar 1st Roman emperor (27 b.c.–a.d. 14)


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