Definition of Gracchus in English:


Line breaks: Grac|chus
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrakəs/

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Tiberius Sempronius ( circa 163–133 bc) and his brother Gaius Sempronius ( circa 153–121 bc), Roman tribunes; known as the Gracchi. They were responsible for radical social and economic legislation, especially concerning the redistribution of land to the poor.

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