Definition of Coriolanus, Gaius Marcius in English:

Coriolanus, Gaius Marcius

Line breaks: Gaius Mar|cius Corio|lanus
Pronunciation: /ˌkɒrɪəˈleɪnəs
 
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( 5th century bc), Roman general, who got his name from the capture of the Volscian town of Corioli; also called Gnaeus Marcius Coriolanus. According to legend, after his banishment from Rome he led a Volscian army against the city and was only turned back by the pleas of his mother and wife.

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