Definition of Hadrian in English:


Syllabification: Ha·dri·an
Pronunciation: /ˈhādrēən
  • ( Ad 76-138), Roman emperor 117–138; full name Publius Aelius Hadrianus. The adopted successor of Trajan, he toured the provinces of the empire and secured the frontiers.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody