Claudius I
biographical name 10 b.c.-a.d. 54 Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus Roman emperor (41-54)

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  • CLAUDIUS I — CLAUDIUS I. Tiberius Drusus Nero, filius Drusi secundogeniti Liviae, Caesar, interfectô Caligulâ successit in imperio, A. C. 41. vir inauditae credulitatis. Lugduni natus est eô ipsô die, quô a 60. nationibus ara Augusto sacrata. A matre Antonia… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Claudius I — noun Roman Emperor after his nephew Caligula was murdered; consolidated the Roman Empire and conquered southern Britain; was poisoned by his fourth wife Agrippina after her son Nero was named as Claudius heir (10 BC to AD 54) • Syn: ↑Claudius,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Claudius I — /klaw dee euhs/ 10 B.C. A.D. 54, Roman emperor A.D. 41 54. * * * …   Universalium

  • Claudius I — /ˈklɔdiəs/ (say klawdeeuhs) noun 10 BC–AD 54, Roman emperor AD 41–54; invaded Britain in AD 43 …   Australian English dictionary

  • CLAUDIUS I, TIBERIUS DRUSUS —    surnamed GERMANICUS    brother of Tiberius, emperor of Rome from 41 to 54, born at Lyons; after spending 50 years of his life in private, occupying himself in literary study, was, on the death of Caligula, raised very much against his wish by… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Claudius (römischer Kaiser) — Claudius Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus (vor seinem Herrschaftsantritt Tiberius Claudius Nero Germanicus; * 1. August 10 v. Chr. in Lugdunum, heute Lyon; † 13. Oktober 54 n. Chr.) war der vierte römische Kaiser der julisch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Claudius — [klô′dē əs] 1. Claudius I (Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus) 10 B.C. A.D. 54; Rom. emperor (41 54) 2. Claudius II (Marcus Aurelius Claudius Gothicus) A.D. 214 270; Rom. emperor (268 270) * * * I in full Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus… …   Universalium

  • Claudius — Claudius. I. Römer. Die Claudia gens, ein altes, aus Samnium stammendes u. von dort durch C. 1) nach Rom übergesiedeltes Geschlecht, war patricischen Standes, hatte jedoch später einen plebejischen Nebenzweig; aus dem Geschlecht der Claudier… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Claudius — [klô′dē əs] 1. Claudius I (Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus) 10 B.C. A.D. 54; Rom. emperor (41 54) 2. Claudius II (Marcus Aurelius Claudius Gothicus) A.D. 214 270; Rom. emperor (268 270) …   English World dictionary

  • Claudius — For other people named Claudius, see Claudius (disambiguation). Claudius 4th Emperor of the Roman Empire …   Wikipedia

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