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Antony, Mark Syllabification: An·to·ny, Mark
Pronunciation: /ˈantənē/ /ˈanTHənē/

Definition of Antony, Mark in English:

( Circa 83-30 bc), Roman general and triumvir; Latin name Marcus Antonius. Following Julius Caesar’s assassination in 44 bc, he took charge of the Eastern Empire, where he established his association with Cleopatra. Quarrels with Octavian led finally to his defeat at the battle of Actium and to his suicide.

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