biographical name circa 86-35(or 34) B.C. Gaius Sallustius Crispus Roman historian & politician • Sallustian adjective

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  • Sallust — [sal′əst] (L. name Gaius Sallustius Crispus) 86 35? B.C.; Rom. historian …   English World dictionary

  • Sallust — /sal euhst/, n. (Caius Sallustius Crispus) 86 34 B.C., Roman historian. * * * Latin Gaius Sallustius Crispus born с 86 BC, Amiternum, Samnium died 35/34 BC Roman historian. Sallust probably had military experience before taking political office… …   Universalium

  • Sallust — This article is about the historian. For the philosopher, see Sallustius. For other uses, see Sallust (disambiguation). Gaius Sallustius Crispus, generally known simply as Sallust (86 BC – 35 BC), a Roman historian, belonged to a well known… …   Wikipedia

  • Sallust — Gaius Sallustius Crispus, deutsch Sallust (* 1. Oktober 86 v. Chr. in Amiternum; † 13. Mai 35 oder 34 v. Chr. in Rom) war ein römischer Geschichtsschreiber und Politiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Schriftstellerische Tätigkeit 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sallust — Sallụst,   lateinisch Gaius Sallụstius Crịspus, römischer Historiker, * Amiternum (heute San Vittorino, bei L Aquila) 86 v. Chr., ✝ Rom 35 (oder 34) v. Chr.; war 54 Quästor, 52 Volkstribun, wurde 50 wegen seines Lebenswandels (aber v. a. wohl… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • SALLUST —    Roman historian, born at Amiternum, in the territory of the Sabines, and attained the quæstorship and the tribunate, though a plebeian; for a misdemeanour was expelled the Senate; joined Cæsar s party in the Civil War, and became governor of… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • SALLUST — Sallusti, Sallustus …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • Sallust — Sal•lust [[t]ˈsæl əst[/t]] n. anh big (Caius Sallustius Crispus) 86–34 b.c., Roman historian …   From formal English to slang

  • Sallust — /ˈsæləst/ (say saluhst) noun (Caius Sallustius Crispus), 86–34 BC, Roman historian and statesman; noted for his Cataline Conspiracy (43–42 BC) and War of Jugurtha (41–40 BC) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sallust — Sal|lụst, Sal|lụs|ti|us (römischer Geschichtsschreiber) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

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