Cassius Longinus
biographical name Gaius died 42 B.C. Roman general & conspirator

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  • Cassius Longinus — Cassius (deutsch Cassier) ist das Nomen der gens Cassia, einer der ältesten plebejischen Familien des römischen Reichs. Die Via Cassia von Rom nach Arretium wurde von der Familie gebaut. Die italienische Stadt Cassano Irpino leitet ihren Namen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cassius Longinus — is the abbreviated name of several historical persons:*Quintus Cassius Longinus, with Marc Anthony, one of the pro Julius Caesar tribunes who fled Rome in the lead up to Caesar s civil war *Gaius Cassius Longinus (died 42 BCE), a Roman politician …   Wikipedia

  • CASSIUS LONGINUS° — (d. 42 B.C.E.), Roman general. After the death of crassus , during the disastrous Parthian campaign of 53 B.C.E., Cassius successfully repelled Parthian incursions into Syria and then turned his attention to Judea. He captured Tarichaeae and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Cassius (Longinus) — [kash′əs, kas′ē əs] (Gaius) died 42 B.C.; Rom. general & conspirator against Caesar * * * …   Universalium

  • Cassius (Longinus) — [kash′əs, kas′ē əs] (Gaius) died 42 B.C.; Rom. general & conspirator against Caesar …   English World dictionary

  • Cassius (Longinus) — [kash′əs, kas′ē əs] (Gaius) died 42 B.C.; Rom. general & conspirator against Caesar …   English World dictionary

  • CASSIUS Longinus — I. CASSIUS Longinus Iurisconsultus, quod Cassii Caesaris percussoris nomen, et stemmata haberet, iussus est a Nerone mori. Pronepos fuit Servii Sulpitii ac eques Romanus. Tranquillus, Ner. c. 37. II. CASSIUS Longinus Philosophus, omnium sui… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cassius Longinus — noun prime mover in the conspiracy against Julius Caesar (died in 42 BC) • Syn: ↑Cassius, ↑Gaius Cassius Longinus • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader * * * /lon juy neuhs/ Gai …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cassius Longinus — /lon juy neuhs/ Gaius /gay euhs/, died 42 B.C., Roman general: leader of the conspiracy against Julius Caesar. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cassius Longinus — Cas′sius Lon•gi′nus [[t]ˈkæʃ əs lɒnˈdʒaɪ nəs[/t]] n. anh big Gaius, died 42 b.c., Roman general: leader of the conspiracy against Julius Caesar …   From formal English to slang

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