Germanicus Caesar
biographical name 15 b.c.-a.d. 19 Roman general

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • GERMANICUS Caesar — Cos. Collega C. Fonteii Capitonis A. U. C. 764. Fil. Drusi, C. Caesaris Caligulae pater, a Tiberio patruo adoptatus est, Suet. Calig. c. 1. quaesturam quinquennio, antequam per leges liceret, ac post cam consulatum statim gessit. Missus ad… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Germanicus Caesar — [jər man′i kəs] 15 B.C. A.D. 19; Rom. general: father of Caligula …   English World dictionary

  • Germanicus Caesar — /jeuhr man i keuhs/ 15 B.C. A.D. 19, Roman general. * * * born 15 BC died AD 19, Antioch, Syria Nephew and adopted son of Tiberius, brother of Claudius, and father of Caligula and Agrippina the Younger. A successful and popular general, he… …   Universalium

  • Germanicus Caesar — Ger•man′i•cus Cae′sar [[t]dʒərˈmæn ɪ kəs[/t]] n. anh big 15 b.c. – a.d. 19, Roman general …   From formal English to slang

  • Germanicus Caesar — /dʒɜˌmænɪkəs ˈsizə/ (say jer.manikuhs seezuh) noun 15 BC–AD 19, Roman general, nephew of Tiberius …   Australian English dictionary

  • Germanicus Caesar — /jeuhr man i keuhs/ 15 B.C. A.D. 19, Roman general …   Useful english dictionary

  • Caesar — /see zeuhr/, n. 1. Gaius /gay euhs/ (or Caius) /kay euhs/ Julius, c100 44 B.C., Roman general, statesman, and historian. 2. a title of the Roman emperors from Augustus to Hadrian, and later of the heirs presumptive. 3. any emperor. 4. a tyrant or …   Universalium

  • Caesar — (as used in expressions) Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus Caesar Titus Aelius Hadrianus Antoninus Augustus Pius Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Caesar, Irving Isidor Caesar Caesar, Sid Gaius Caesar (Germanicus) Gaius Julius Caesar Tiberius… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Germanicus — (as used in expressions) Gaius Caesar Germanicus Drusus Germanicus Nero Claudius Germanicus Caesar Tiberius Claudius Nero Germanicus Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus or Drusus Germanicus Caesar Nerva… …   Universalium

  • Germanicus — (as used in expressions) Gaius Caesar (Germanicus) Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus Tiberius Claudius Nero Germanicus Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus (o Drusus) Germanicus Caesar Nerva Traianus Germanicus …   Enciclopedia Universal

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