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Otho, Marcus Salvius

Syllabification: O·tho, Marcus Salvius
Pronunciation: /ˈōTHō
 
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Definition of Otho, Marcus Salvius in English:

( Ad 32-69), Roman emperor from January until April of 69. Proclaimed emperor after the death of Galba, he was defeated by Vitellius and his German legions and committed suicide.

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