Gaius
biographical name flourished A.D. 130-180 Roman jurist

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  • Gaius — Gaius, alternately spelled Caius, was a common Roman praenomen. It is abbreviated C.; the abbreviation goes back to before the Roman alphabet distinguished between C and G.In classical times, the name was pronounced in three syllables, Gāius… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaius — (auch Caius, griechisch Γάιος Gaios; neuzeitlich auch Gajus oder Cajus) war ein weit verbreiteter römischer Vorname. Nach dem Liber de praenominibus („Über die Vornamen“), einem anonymen Anhang zu den Factorum et dictorum memorabilium des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gaïus — Gaius Pour les articles homonymes, voir Caius pour les différentes personnes de la Rome antique partageant ce prénom ou ce nom. Gaïus était un juriste du IIe siècle, auteur, notamment, des Institutes. On connaissait déjà Gaïus au Moyen Âge… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • GAIUS — Sextus Hierosolymorum Ep. A. C. 155. Item 26. Rom. Ep. A. C. 215. post Eutychianum. Ei successit Marcellmus. Vide Caius …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Gaius — [gā′əs, gī′əs] A.D. 110? 180?; Rom. jurist …   English World dictionary

  • Gaius — /gay euhs/, n. 1. A.D. c110 c180, Roman jurist and writer, esp. on civil law. 2. Caius. * * * (as used in expressions) Gaius Caesar Germanicus Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus Gaius Sallustius Crispus Gaius… …   Universalium

  • Gaius — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Caius pour les différentes personnes de la Rome antique partageant ce prénom ou ce nom. Gaïus était un juriste du IIe siècle, auteur, notamment, des Institutes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gaius — (as used in expressions) Gaius Octavius Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Gaius Caesar (Germanicus) Gaius Julius Caesar Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus Gaius Plinius Secundus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gaius —    1) A Macedonian, Paul s fellow traveller, and his host at Corinth when he wrote his Epistle to the Romans (16:23). He with his household were baptized by Paul (1 Cor. 1:14). During a heathen outbreak against Paul at Ephesus the mob seized… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Gaius — I Gaius,   Gajus, Caius, Abkürzung C oder C., altrömischer Vorname. II Gaius,   römischer Jurist der zweiten Hälfte des 2. Jahrhunderts …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gaius — The name of several men who have minor roles in the NT. 1) A native of Derbe who accompanied Paul to Jerusalem (Acts 20:4 f.). 2) One of the few persons baptized by Paul at Corinth (1 Cor. 1:14). 3) The recipient of 3 John. Gaius was also the… …   Dictionary of the Bible

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