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Vitellius, Aulus

Line breaks: Aulus Vi¦tel|lius
Pronunciation: /vɪˈtɛlɪəs
 
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Definition of Vitellius, Aulus in English:

( 15-69), Roman emperor. He was acclaimed emperor in January 69 by the legions in Germany during the civil wars that followed the death of Nero. He defeated Otho but was killed by the supporters of Vespasian.

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