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History- Ancient Rome vocabulary
Romulus
Legend
Aeneas
Remus
A legendary hero, he descended from Aeneas who is said to hav…
A popular story handed down from earlier times, witch may be…
A hero of the Trojan War
A twin brother of Romulus
Romulus
A legendary hero, he descended from Aeneas who is said to hav…
Legend
A popular story handed down from earlier times, witch may be…
46 terms
History through Literature:Creation-Christ Rome
first period was the _ and it was from…
second period was the_ and it was from…
third period was the_ and it was from…
The Legend of the founding of Rome
Kingdom... 753-510 B.C.
Republic... 510-31 B.C.
Empire... 31 B.C-476 A.D.
Romulus and Remus were raised by wolves. They later began to…
first period was the _ and it was from…
Kingdom... 753-510 B.C.
second period was the_ and it was from…
Republic... 510-31 B.C.
46 terms
Ancient History Rome Vocabulary
Aeneas
Romulus
Remus
republic
The son of Venus and Anchises, he was a noble fighter for Tro…
killed his brother and named the city they built after himsel…
twin of Romulus; raised by she-wolf; was killed by Romulus be…
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Aeneas
The son of Venus and Anchises, he was a noble fighter for Tro…
Romulus
killed his brother and named the city they built after himsel…
8 terms
World History -Rome Vocabulary
republic
patrician
plebian
consul
a form of government in which the leader is not a king and ce…
great landowners, they formed the ruling class in the Roman r…
in the Roman Republic, a social class made up of minor
a chief executive officer in the Roman Rebublic
republic
a form of government in which the leader is not a king and ce…
patrician
great landowners, they formed the ruling class in the Roman r…
10 terms
history vocabulary rome
dictators
republic
plebeians
patricians
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
a user with total power over a country typically one who has…
• a member of a long-established wealthy family.... a member of…
dictators
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
10 terms
Rome Vocabulary World History
republic
patrician
plebeian
tribune
government where people vote for their leader
People with lots of $$$ who have power
common people (farmer, artist, shop owner)
protect the plebeians from from the patricians treating them…
republic
government where people vote for their leader
patrician
People with lots of $$$ who have power
33 terms
Rome Vocabulary History
Etruscans
Horatius
Cincinnatus
Romulus and Remus
People who lived north of Rome in Etruria. Rome fell under th…
Was a roman general in the 6th century B.C.E.
Was a Roman aristocrat and statesman whose service as consul…
Two brothers whose lives are the basis of the founding of Rome.
Etruscans
People who lived north of Rome in Etruria. Rome fell under th…
Horatius
Was a roman general in the 6th century B.C.E.
15 terms
History Vocabulary - Ancient Rome
assembly
veto
Phoenician
consul
...
to reject
...
top government officials; 2 consuls-both patricians-wed chose…
assembly
...
veto
to reject
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History Vocabulary (Rome)
Citizenship
Corruption
Empire
Julius Casear
Membership in a political community that brings both rights a…
The use of a position if trust for dishonest gain.
A group of countries under a single authority.
A leader in a popular military.
Citizenship
Membership in a political community that brings both rights a…
Corruption
The use of a position if trust for dishonest gain.
History: Rome Vocabulary
Caligula
Hadrian
Province
Colosseum
The emperor that proclaimed himself a god.
The emperor that issued laws to protect women, children, and…
Each part of the Roman Empire
The Roman _________ was a giant arena.
Caligula
The emperor that proclaimed himself a god.
Hadrian
The emperor that issued laws to protect women, children, and…
27 terms
History: Rome Vocabulary
Etruscans
Republic
Patricians
Consuls
a people who inhabited early Italy
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
in ancient Rome, members of the landholding upper class
in ancient Rome, officials from the patrician class who super…
Etruscans
a people who inhabited early Italy
Republic
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
World History Rome Vocabulary
Consul
Aqueduct
Raven
Mercenaries
A Roman ruler
A bridge-like structure used to pipe water into Roman cities
A gangplank with a curved spike at one end used by Romans to…
Soldiers who were paid to fight
Consul
A Roman ruler
Aqueduct
A bridge-like structure used to pipe water into Roman cities
11 terms
History: Rome Vocabulary
Citizen
Corruption
Byzantine Empire
Innovation
a person who can participate in government
the decay of people's values
the society that developed in the Eastern Roman Empire after…
a new idea or way of doing something
Citizen
a person who can participate in government
Corruption
the decay of people's values
44 terms
Rome Vocabulary - World HIstory
Apollo
Apostles
Aqueducts
Augustus Caesar
sun god
12 disciples of Jesus Christ
invention to transport water
first emperor of Rome/ Adopted son of Julius Caesar/ Reign 44…
Apollo
sun god
Apostles
12 disciples of Jesus Christ
33 terms
World History: Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
A form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
In Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
In Ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
In Ancient Rome, an official elected by the plebeians to prot…
Republic
A form of government in which power is in the hands of repres…
Patrician
In Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
World History Rome Vocabulary
In the Early Roman Republic, this was…
This is one of two officials who share…
These are the people who first settled…
These people gave the Romans their alp…
Dictator
Consul
Latins
Etruscans
In the Early Roman Republic, this was…
Dictator
This is one of two officials who share…
Consul
26 terms
World History Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Consul
A form of government in which the leader is not a king
Great landowners, formed the ruling class
A social class made of minor landholders
A chief executive officer of the Roman Republic
Republic
A form of government in which the leader is not a king
Patrician
Great landowners, formed the ruling class
34 terms
History: Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Consul
Dictator
a form of government with elected leaders
in the Roman Republic, a rich man who held power
one of two chief leaders in the Roman Republic; someone from…
ruler who has complete control over a government; appointed f…
Republic
a form of government with elected leaders
Patrician
in the Roman Republic, a rich man who held power
Silver Age of Latin Literature and the History of Rome
Silver Age
literary expression
Seneca
Basics of Stoicism
The century and a half later after Augustus; where no one cou…
Encouraged by rhetorical training; original and meaningful co…
Stoic, tutored Nero, wrote letters to friends emphasaizing hi…
Living according to nature, accept events, and universal love
Silver Age
The century and a half later after Augustus; where no one cou…
literary expression
Encouraged by rhetorical training; original and meaningful co…
20 terms
World History 937 Rome Vocabulary
patrician
plebeian
dictator
civil war
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power in the Rom…
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who made up most of t…
a leader with absolute power
conflict between two groups in the same country
patrician
aristocratic landowners who held most of the power in the Rom…
plebeian
common farmers, artisans, and merchants who made up most of t…
24 terms
history Rome vocabulary
Carthage
Colossuem
Constantinople
Latin
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa. This city is fa…
A large stadium in the ancient Rome where athletic events and…
city established as the capital of the Roman Empire by lstanbul
an Italic language spoken in ancient Rome
Carthage
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa. This city is fa…
Colossuem
A large stadium in the ancient Rome where athletic events and…
History - Rome Vocabulary
Etruscans
republic
patricians
consuls
people who lived in early Italy
a system of government in which officials are chosen by the p…
a member of the land-holding upper class
official from the patrician class who supervised the governme…
Etruscans
people who lived in early Italy
republic
a system of government in which officials are chosen by the p…
10 terms
Rome Vocabulary world history
provincial
alien
censor
dictate
limited in outlook; narrow
relating to someone or something different; strange, foreign,…
to suppress or delete anything considered objectionable
to issue an order; to impose with authority
provincial
limited in outlook; narrow
alien
relating to someone or something different; strange, foreign,…
History Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Aqueducts
Forum
Pax Romana
Paul
Used to carry water to Roman cities
Center of Roman town
A period of Roman peace
Used to be Saul, Roman citizen, spread Christianity
Aqueducts
Used to carry water to Roman cities
Forum
Center of Roman town
28 terms
Rome Art History Vocabulary
contrapposto
terra-cota
patricians
plebeians
The Classical convention of representing standing human figur…
hard baked clay used for sculpture or pottery.
an aristocrat or nobleman, high class person.
a commoner of Rome, low/medium class.
contrapposto
The Classical convention of representing standing human figur…
terra-cota
hard baked clay used for sculpture or pottery.
World History Vocabulary: Rome
Republic
Patricians
Plebeians
Forum
A type of government in which elected officials govern the st…
Elected officials from aristocratic families in the Roman rep…
Non aristocrats in the Roman republic
The public square in the heart of Rome; the site of the most…
Republic
A type of government in which elected officials govern the st…
Patricians
Elected officials from aristocratic families in the Roman rep…
19 terms
History Rome Vocabulary
Aqueduct
Basilica
Census
Confederation
a system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
a huge marble government building in Ancient Rome
a count of a country's people
a loose group of governments working together
Aqueduct
a system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
Basilica
a huge marble government building in Ancient Rome
8 terms
History Vocabulary Rome
Republic
Civil War
Virtue
Triumvirate
Form of government where power rests with the citizens who ha…
Conflict between groups within the same country - "After Caes…
Behavior showing high moral standards - "Aristotles and Pluta…
Group of three leaders - Julius Caesar + Crassus + Pompey all…
Republic
Form of government where power rests with the citizens who ha…
Civil War
Conflict between groups within the same country - "After Caes…
23 terms
History: Rome Vocabulary
Paterfamalia
Etruscans
Senate
General Assembly
Head of roman families
Established a series of city states that ruled the natives
Instead of the most important people ruling the city, it was…
The plebeians were represented by an elected general assembly
Paterfamalia
Head of roman families
Etruscans
Established a series of city states that ruled the natives
History: Rome Vocabulary
republic
dictator
consuls
veto
form of government... voters elect officials to serve state... le…
absolute rule... appointed by the 2 consuls... serve for 6 months…
chief executives... elected to run government (Ancient Rome)... 2…
refuse to approve... no to bill or law
republic
form of government... voters elect officials to serve state... le…
dictator
absolute rule... appointed by the 2 consuls... serve for 6 months…
vocabulary history rome 5
etruscans
republic
patrician
plebeian
a people who inhabited early italy
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
in ancient rome, member of the landholding upper class
in ancient rome, member of the lower class, including farmers…
etruscans
a people who inhabited early italy
republic
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
History Rome Vocabulary
Etruscans
Horatius
Cincinnatus
Romulus and Remus
The Etruscans were the first people in the Italic peninsula t…
Publius Horatius Cocles was an officer in the army of the anc…
Cincinnatus was a Roman aristocrat and statesman whose servic…
a story that sets Rome's origin and moral values
Etruscans
The Etruscans were the first people in the Italic peninsula t…
Horatius
Publius Horatius Cocles was an officer in the army of the anc…
28 terms
History - Rome vocabulary
Estruscans
Republic
Patricians
Consuls
A people who inhabited early Italy
System of gov't in which officials are chosen by the people
Members of the land holding upper class
Officials from the patrician class who supervised the gov't a…
Estruscans
A people who inhabited early Italy
Republic
System of gov't in which officials are chosen by the people
History Rome Vocabulary
Etruscans
Horatius
Cincinnatus
Romulus and Remus
civilization is the modern English name given to the culture…
was an officer in the army of the ancient Roman Republic who…
was a Roman aristocrat and statesman whose service as consul…
In Roman mythology, Romulus and his twin brother Remus were t…
Etruscans
civilization is the modern English name given to the culture…
Horatius
was an officer in the army of the ancient Roman Republic who…
32 terms
History Vocabulary Words - Rome
Romulus & Remus
Mare Nostrum
Estrucans
Tarquinius
This is the traditional story of how Rome began. Two twins ab…
Romans used it to refer to the Mediterranean Sea.
An ancient inhabitant of Etruria, a land in north and central…
The 7th and final king of Rome
Romulus & Remus
This is the traditional story of how Rome began. Two twins ab…
Mare Nostrum
Romans used it to refer to the Mediterranean Sea.
Rome Vocabulary; World History
Republic
Patrician
Plebeians
Counsels
A state or nation in which people elect their leaders
Member of Rome's noble families who owned land; members of an…
Men who farmed, traded and made things for a living; lowest c…
The two highest elected officials in the Roman Republic
Republic
A state or nation in which people elect their leaders
Patrician
Member of Rome's noble families who owned land; members of an…
10 terms
World History: Rome Vocabulary
provincial
alien
censor
dictate
limited in outlook; narrow
relating to someone or something different; strange, foreign,…
to suppress or delete anything considered objectionable
to issue as an order; to impose with authority
provincial
limited in outlook; narrow
alien
relating to someone or something different; strange, foreign,…
10 terms
Ancient History- Rome Vocabulary
Triumvirate
Reforms
Paterfamilias
Rule of Law
Three rulers who shared equal political power.
A person devoted to bringing about reform, as in politics or…
The male head of a family or household.
The idea that laws should apply to everyone equally.
Triumvirate
Three rulers who shared equal political power.
Reforms
A person devoted to bringing about reform, as in politics or…
21 terms
World history vocabulary Rome
Republic
Patricians
Plebeians
Consuls
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
The wealthy, hereditary aristocrats during the Roman era.
Rome's common people
Two officials from the patrician class were appointed each ye…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Patricians
The wealthy, hereditary aristocrats during the Roman era.
13 terms
Fall of Rome History Vocabulary
History
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Archaeology
The study of the past
An event created by someone who took part in or witnessed the…
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
The study of the past based on materials that people have lef…
History
The study of the past
Primary Source
An event created by someone who took part in or witnessed the…
16 terms
World History Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Tribunes
Consuls
Senate
form of government in which voters elect officials to run the…
officials elected by Rome's popular assemblies
chief executives in early Rome who ran the government and ser…
A council of representatives
Republic
form of government in which voters elect officials to run the…
Tribunes
officials elected by Rome's popular assemblies
16 terms
World history : Rome vocabulary
Republic
Tribunes
Consuls
Senate
form of Government in which voters elect officials to run the…
officials elected by Rome's popular assemblies
chief executives in early Rome who ran the goverment and serv…
A council of representatives
Republic
form of Government in which voters elect officials to run the…
Tribunes
officials elected by Rome's popular assemblies
WORLD HISTORY Rome: Vocabulary
patrician
plebian
republic
consul
a member ofthe wealthy aistocratic class of ancient Rome
a citizen of ancient Rome who was not an aristocratic
a government in which citizens elect the leader(s)
in ancient Rome, one of two officials who headed the executiv…
patrician
a member ofthe wealthy aistocratic class of ancient Rome
plebian
a citizen of ancient Rome who was not an aristocratic
World history vocabulary rome
Apostles
Aqueduct
Atrium
Benign
Missionaries/early followers of christ
Man made channel for transporting water
Open roofed entrance hall or central court
Good
Apostles
Missionaries/early followers of christ
Aqueduct
Man made channel for transporting water
Rome vocabulary: world history
Byzantine empire
Justinian 1
Theodora
Icons
name historians give to the Eastern Roman Empire; it refers t…
Byzantine emperor from 527 to 565; he reunited the parts of t…
Byzantine empress; she was mar- ried to Justinian and exerted…
a painting or carving of Jesus, the Virgin Mary, or a saint
Byzantine empire
name historians give to the Eastern Roman Empire; it refers t…
Justinian 1
Byzantine emperor from 527 to 565; he reunited the parts of t…
Vocabulary of Rome- World History
Republic
Patrician
Plebeian
Tribune
A form of government in which power is in the hands of the re…
In Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
In Ancient Rome, one of the common farmers, artisans, and mer…
In Ancient Rome, an official elected by the plebeians to prot…
Republic
A form of government in which power is in the hands of the re…
Patrician
In Ancient Rome, a member of the wealthy, privileged upper cl…
World History Vocabulary- Rome
Apostle
Aqueduct
Bishop
Consul
one of e followers of Jesus who preached and spread his teach…
a pipeline or channel built to carry water to populated areas
a high-ranking Christian official who supervise a number of l…
in the roman republic, one of the two powerful official elect…
Apostle
one of e followers of Jesus who preached and spread his teach…
Aqueduct
a pipeline or channel built to carry water to populated areas
12 terms
History Vocabulary of Ancient Rome
Republic
Patritains
Plebians
Dictator
Citizen who has the right to select their leaders
300 Classmen in the Senate
Ordinary citizens
An official who had all powers of the king
Republic
Citizen who has the right to select their leaders
Patritains
300 Classmen in the Senate
14 terms
vocabulary history rome 5
etruscans
republic
patrician
plebeian
a people who inhabited early italy
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
in ancient rome, member of the landholding upper class
in ancient rome, member of the lower class, including farmers…
etruscans
a people who inhabited early italy
republic
system of government in which officials are chosen by the peo…
19 terms
History: Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Romulus and Remus
Plebeian
Patrician
Tiber
Twin brothers who were believed to have founded city of Rome
A commoner in Ancient Rome
A wealthy person in Ancient Rome
River along which Rome was built
Romulus and Remus
Twin brothers who were believed to have founded city of Rome
Plebeian
A commoner in Ancient Rome
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