Tiberian

adjective
Ti·​be·​ri·​an | \(ˈ)tī¦birēən, -bēr-\

Definition of Tiberian 

1 : of, relating to, or resembling the Roman emperor Tiberius or his policies

2 [ Tiberias, northern Palestine + English -an ] : of or relating to the ancient city of Tiberias

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History and Etymology for Tiberian

Latin tiberianus, from Tiberiusa.d. 37 second emperor of Rome + -anus -an

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