Domitian
biographical name A.D. 51-96 Titus Flavius Domitianus Roman emperor (81-96)

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  • Domitian — Kapitolinische Museen Titus Flavius Domitianus (* 24. Oktober 51 in Rom; † 18. September 96 in Rom), im Deutschen meist kurz Domitian genannt, war römischer Kaiser von 81 bis 96. Als Nachfolger seines Vaters Vespasian …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Domitian — • Roman emperor and persecutor of the Church, son of Vespasian and younger brother and successor of the Emperor Titus; b. 24 Oct., A.D. 51, and reigned from 81 to 96 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Domitian     Domitian …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Domitian — Domitian,   Titus Flavius Domitianus, römischer Kaiser (81 96), * Rom 24. 10. 51, ✝ ebenda 18. 9. 96; Sohn Kaiser Vespasians und der Flavia Domitilla (✝ vor dem 1. 7. 69). Nach dem Tod seines Bruders Titus zur Regierung gekommen, begann Domitian… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • DOMITIAN° — (Titus Flavius Domitianus), Roman emperor, 81–96 C.E. Son of vespasian and brother of titus , Domitian attempted to establish an absolute monarchy against the senate, and resumed an expansionist policy. A rabid opponent of Oriental cults, he… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • DOMITIAN — Domitian, Domitiano, Domitianus …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • Domitian — [də mish′ən] (L. name Titus Flavius Domitianus Augustus) A.D. 51 96; Rom. emperor (81 96) …   English World dictionary

  • Domitian — For other people named Domitian, see Domitian (disambiguation). Domitian 11th Emperor of the Roman Empire Bust of Domitian, Capitoline Museum, Rome …   Wikipedia

  • Domitian — /deuh mish euhn, ee euhn/, n. (Titus Flavius Domitianus Augustus) A.D. 51 96, Roman emperor 81 96. * * * Latin Caesar Domitianus Augustus orig. Titus Flavius Domitianus born Oct. 24, AD 51 died Sept. 18, 96, Rome Roman emperor (81–96). The son of …   Universalium

  • Domitian — …   Википедия

  • DOMITIAN —    Roman emperor, son of Vespasian, brother of Titus, whom he succeeded in 81, the last of the twelve Cæsars; exceeded the expectations of every one in the beginning of his reign, as he had given proof of a licentious and sanguinary character… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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