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Titus1 British & World English

(Ad 39-81), Roman emperor 79-81, son of Vespasian; full name Titus Vespasianus Augustus; born Titus Flavius Vespasianus. In 70 he ended a revolt in Judaea with the conquest of Jerusalem

Titus, Epistle to British & World English

A book of the New Testament, an epistle of St Paul addressed to St Titus

Titus, St British & World English

(1st century ad), Greek churchman. A convert and helper of St Paul, he was traditionally the first bishop of Crete. Feast day (in the Eastern Church) 23 August; (in the Western Church) 6 February

Oates, Titus British & World English

(1649–1705), English clergyman and conspirator, remembered as the fabricator of the Popish Plot. Convicted of perjury in 1685, Oates was imprisoned in the same year, but subsequently released and granted a pension

Plautus, Titus Maccius British & World English

(Circa 250–184 bc), Roman comic dramatist. His plays, such as Rudens, are modelled on Greek New Comedy

Titus Livius in Livy British & World English

(59 bc-ad 17), Roman historian; Latin name Titus Livius. His history of Rome from its foundation to his own time contained 142 books, of which thirty-five survive (including the earliest history of the war with Hannibal)

Titus Livius in Livy New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(59 bc–ad 17), Roman historian; Latin name Titus Livius

Titus Flavius Clemens in Clement of Alexandria, St British & World English

(Circa 150-circa 215), Greek theologian; Latin name Titus Flavius Clemens. His main contribution to theological scholarship was to relate the ideas of Greek philosophy to the Christian faith. Feast day, 5 December

Titus Lucretius Carus in Lucretius British & World English

(Circa 94-circa 55 bc), Roman poet and philosopher; full name Titus Lucretius Carus. His didactic hexametric poem On the Nature of Things is an exposition of the materialist atomist physics of Epicurus, which aims to give peace of mind by showing that fear of the gods and of death is without foundation

Titus Lucretius Carus in Lucretius New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(c.94–c.55 bc), Roman writer; Latin name Titus Lucretius Carus

Titus Flavius Domitianus in Domitian British & World English

(Ad 51-96), son of Vespasian, Roman emperor 81-96; full name Titus Flavius Domitianus. An energetic but autocratic ruler, he embarked on a major building programme, but was assassinated following a lengthy period of terror

Titus Vespasianus Augustus in Titus1 British & World English

(Ad 39-81), Roman emperor 79-81, son of Vespasian; full name Titus Vespasianus Augustus; born Titus Flavius Vespasianus. In 70 he ended a revolt in Judaea with the conquest of Jerusalem

Titus Flavius Vespasianus in Titus1 British & World English

(Ad 39-81), Roman emperor 79-81, son of Vespasian; full name Titus Vespasianus Augustus; born Titus Flavius Vespasianus. In 70 he ended a revolt in Judaea with the conquest of Jerusalem

Titus Flavius Vespasianus in Vespasian British & World English

(Ad 9-79), Roman emperor 69-79 and founder of the Flavian dynasty; Latin name Titus Flavius Vespasianus. He was acclaimed emperor by the legions in Egypt during the civil wars following the death of Nero and gained control of Italy after the defeat of Vitellius. His reign saw the restoration of financial and military order and the initiation of a public building programme

Titus Flavius Vespasianus in Vespasian New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(ad 9–79), Roman emperor 69–79; Latin name Titus Flavius Vespasianus