Boudicca
also Boadicea biographical name died A.D. 60 ancient British queen

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  • Boudicca — (auch Boudica, Boadicea, Bodvica, Bonduca) war eine britannische Königin und Heerführerin, die in den frühen Jahren der römischen Besetzung Britanniens den letztlich erfolglosen Boudicca Aufstand (60–61 n. Chr.) anführte. Inhaltsverzeichnis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Boudicca —   [bəʊ dɪkə], fälschlich auch Boadicea [bəʊədɪ sɪə], britannische Fürstin, ✝ 61 oder 62 n. Chr.; Frau des Prasutagus (✝ wohl 60 n. Chr.), eines Königs der damals in Norfolk ansässigen keltischen Icener, der sein Reich zu gleichen Teilen an seine… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Boudicca — Boudicca, brit. Fürstin, leitete 61 n. Chr. die Erhebung gegen Rom, gab sich nach dem Siege der Römer unter Suetonius Paulinus selbst den Tod …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Boudicca — [bo͞o dik′ə] died A.D. 62; queen of the Iceni in ancient Britain, who led a vain revolt against the Romans (A.D. 61) …   English World dictionary

  • Boudicca — Boadicée Statue de Boadicée, héroïne de la patrie, érigée à Londres, œuvre de Thomas Thornycroft (1815 – 1885). Boadicée (ou Boadicéa, Boudicca 30 apr. J. C. 61 apr. J. C ), épouse de Prasutagus, est une reine du peuple britto romain des Icenis… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Boudicca — /booh dik euh/, n. Boadicea. * * * or Boadicea died AD 60 Ancient British queen. When her husband, a Roman client king of the Iceni, died in AD 60, he left his estate to his daughters and the emperor Nero, hoping for protection. Instead the… …   Universalium

  • Boudicca — /booh dik euh/, n. Boadicea. * * * Boudicca [Boudicca] (also Boadicea) (died AD 62) the queen of the Iceni tribe of eastern Britain when it was part of the Roman Empire. She led the Iceni against the Romans and destroyed several of their camps.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boudicca — Bou|dic|ca also Boadicea (died AD 60) the Queen of the Iceni people of eastern Britain, who led them in battle against the Romans …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Boudicca —  (d. ad 62) is now the more common spelling for the Celtic queen traditionally known as Boadicea. Queen of the Iceni, she led an unsuccessful revolt against the Romans …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Boudicca — n. (26 A.D. 60/61 A.D.?) Boadicea, ancient British queen of the Iceni and leader of an unavailing insurrection against the Romans in Britain in 60 A.D …   English contemporary dictionary

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