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Lucan1 US English

(Ad 39-65), Roman poet, born in Spain; Latin name Marcus Annaeus Lucanus. He was forced to commit suicide after joining a conspiracy against Nero. His major work is Pharsalia, an epic in ten books dealing with the civil war between Julius Caesar and Pompey

Lucan2 US English

Of or relating to St. Luke

Lucan1 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(ad 39–65), Roman poet; Latin name Marcus Annaeus Lucanus