a form of goverment in which the leader is not a king and certain citizens have the right to vote.
great landowners, they formed the ruling class in the Roman Republic.
in the Roman Republic, a social class made up of minor landowners, craftspeople merchants, and small farmers.
a chief executive officer of the Roman Republic; two were elected each year, one to run the goverment and one to lead the army into battle.
an official of the Roman Republic in charge of enforcing civil law.
a goverment by three people with equal power.
an absolute ruler.
commander in chief; the Latin origin of the word emperor.
in the Roman social structure, the dominant male head of the household, which includes family and slaves.
Roman apartment blocks constructed of concrete. The poor people lived there.
in the Roman Empire, an official in charge of a province.
the second part of the Christian Bible, it provides a record of Jesus' life and teachings.
regular church members.