HyperDic: augustus

English > 1 sense of the word Augustus:
NOUNperson Augustus, Gaius Octavianus, Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus, OctavianRoman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC
Augustus > pronunciation
Soundsaagah'stahs; ahgah'stahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > Augustus: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningRoman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC; defeated Mark Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BC at Actium (63 BC - AD 14).
SynonymsGaius Octavianus, Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus, Octavian
Instance ofRoman Emperor, Emperor of RomeSovereign of the Roman Empire
statesman, solon, national leaderA man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
SpanishAugusto, Augustus, Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus, Octavio Augusto
CatalanAugustus
AdjectivesAugustanrelating to or characteristic of the times of the Roman Emperor Augustus

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