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Nero British & World English

(Ad 37-68), Roman emperor 54-68; full name Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus. Infamous for his cruelty, he wantonly executed leading Romans. His reign witnessed a fire which destroyed half of Rome in 64

Nero New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(ad 37–68), Roman emperor 54–68; Latin name Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus

cavolo nero British & World English

A dark-leaved variety of kale used in Tuscan cookery

Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus in Claudius British & World English

(10 bc-ad 54), Roman emperor 41-54; full name Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus. His reign was noted for its restoration of order after Caligula’s decadence and for its expansion of the Empire, in particular the invasion of Britain in ad 43. His fourth wife, Agrippina, is said to have poisoned him

Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus in Nero British & World English

(Ad 37-68), Roman emperor 54-68; full name Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus. Infamous for his cruelty, he wantonly executed leading Romans. His reign witnessed a fire which destroyed half of Rome in 64

Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus in Claudius New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(10 bc–ad 54), Roman emperor 41–54; full name Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus

Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus in Nero New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(ad 37–68), Roman emperor 54–68; Latin name Nero Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus