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Rome Vocabulary Study Guide
Peninsula
Romulus and Remus
Republic
Dictator
A land with water on two sides
The two brothers that founded Rome
a political system in which people... elect leaders to govern them
a ruler who has almost absolute... power
Peninsula
A land with water on two sides
Romulus and Remus
The two brothers that founded Rome
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Social Studies Vocabulary for Rome
Romulus and Remus
Etruscans
Rome
Latins
Two twin brothers, who according to legend, started Rome in 7…
Advanced civilization in Etruria from 800-400 BCE. Controlled…
Founded in 753 BCE. A city-state on the peninsula we now call…
People who set up villages on seven hills along the Tiber Riv…
Romulus and Remus
Two twin brothers, who according to legend, started Rome in 7…
Etruscans
Advanced civilization in Etruria from 800-400 BCE. Controlled…
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Social Studies - Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Legions
Dictator
Veto
A government when citizens vote for a leader.
Small groups of soldiers.
A cruel leader
A reject of another person's decision.
Republic
A government when citizens vote for a leader.
Legions
Small groups of soldiers.
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Social Studies - Rome Vocabulary
Cicero
Julius Caesar
Pompey
Marc Antony
a philosopher and gifted public speaker who made speeches try…
Most powerful general in Rome who was trying to take over the…
Man who made an alliance with Caesar and Crassus; together th…
Caesar's former assistant who emerged to take control of Roma…
Cicero
a philosopher and gifted public speaker who made speeches try…
Julius Caesar
Most powerful general in Rome who was trying to take over the…
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
Aeneas
Romulus and Remus
Republic
Dictators
Legendary Roman hero, the Romans traced their history back to…
Legendary figures in Roman history, they built a city that ev…
a political system in which people elect leaders to govern them
a ruler who has almost absolute power
Aeneas
Legendary Roman hero, the Romans traced their history back to…
Romulus and Remus
Legendary figures in Roman history, they built a city that ev…
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Social Studies: Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Peninsula
Temperate Climate
Latin
Patricians
Areas of land that are surrounded by water on three sides.
One of mild temperatures with lots of precipitation.
The official language of Ancient Rome.
Class of people made up mostly of wealthy landowners and busi…
Peninsula
Areas of land that are surrounded by water on three sides.
Temperate Climate
One of mild temperatures with lots of precipitation.
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Study of Rome Vocabulary
deity
Pax Romana
concrete
aqueduct
a god or goddess
"Roman Peace"
the most important architectural development of the Romans
A raised channel used to carry water
deity
a god or goddess
Pax Romana
"Roman Peace"
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Study of Rome Vocabulary
deity
Pax Romana
concrete
aqueduct
a god or goddess
"Roman Peace"
the most important architectural development of the Romans
A raised channel used to carry water
deity
a god or goddess
Pax Romana
"Roman Peace"
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
Rome
Citizens
Republic
Toga
according to... legend it was established... in 753BC by a group ca…
referred to as... people who could... participate in government.... Ro…
a state where... power is in the hands of... the citizens. The citi…
clothing worn only... by the citizens that were... allowed to vote.…
Rome
according to... legend it was established... in 753BC by a group ca…
Citizens
referred to as... people who could... participate in government.... Ro…
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Rome Vocabulary Social Studies
republic
paterfamilias
veto
magistrate
form of government in which citizens have the right to vote a…
oldest man in a Roman family who had absolute power over his…
stop or cancel the action of a government official or body
government official who enforces the law
republic
form of government in which citizens have the right to vote a…
paterfamilias
oldest man in a Roman family who had absolute power over his…
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Rome Vocabulary Social Studies
Patricians
Plebeians
Veto
Dictator
The noble families of Rome.
The merchants and farmers of Rome.
Latin term that means " I forbid". It was used to stop a law…
Rule of one person, usually by force.
Patricians
The noble families of Rome.
Plebeians
The merchants and farmers of Rome.
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Social Studies Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Aqueduct
republic
dictator
Pax Romana
structures used to carry flowing water from a distance
a form of government in which citizens have the right to choo…
a person who has total control over the people
"Roman Peace" a time when ancient Rome was prosperous and pea…
Aqueduct
structures used to carry flowing water from a distance
republic
a form of government in which citizens have the right to choo…
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7th Social Studies Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Byzantine Empire
Carthage
Colosseum
Constantinople
The name by which the eastern half of the Roman empire became…
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa. This city is fa…
A large stadium in ancient Rome where athletic events and gla…
A CITY established as the new eastern CAPITAL of the Roman em…
Byzantine Empire
The name by which the eastern half of the Roman empire became…
Carthage
An ancient city on the north coast of Africa. This city is fa…
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Social studies vocabulary Rome
Empire
Roman forum
Patricians
Plebeians
A large group of territories and people who are ruled by a si…
An area for the public to gather to hear speeches, shop, wors…
Wealthy, land-owning citizens of Rome
Lower class common people of Rome
Empire
A large group of territories and people who are ruled by a si…
Roman forum
An area for the public to gather to hear speeches, shop, wors…
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
administered
protected
philosophy
contact
in charge of political affairs
keep safe from harm or injury
the study of the fundamental nature of knowledge
state of physical touching
administered
in charge of political affairs
protected
keep safe from harm or injury
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Dictators
Magistrate
Consuls
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
elected officials, who served 1 year terms
more powerful than magistrates, served 1 year term, run city/…
Republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Dictators
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who ha…
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
republic
legions
patricians
plebeians
form of govt. in which citizens elect their leaders
large groups of soldiers
Rome's ruling class
ordinary citizens
republic
form of govt. in which citizens elect their leaders
legions
large groups of soldiers
SOCIAL STUDIES ROME VOCABULARY
republic
legions
patricians
plebeians
form of govern. in which citizens elect their leaders
large groups of roman soldiers
ruling class
ordinary citizens
republic
form of govern. in which citizens elect their leaders
legions
large groups of roman soldiers
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World Studies Vocabulary Rome
Julius Caesar
Empire
Cultural Diffusion
Republic
Roman general, consul, statesman
Bigger than a kingdom, made up of small parts joined together
Product spread through our culture
Form of government where power resides the people
Julius Caesar
Roman general, consul, statesman
Empire
Bigger than a kingdom, made up of small parts joined together
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social studies Rome vocabulary
republic
patrician
plebian
tribune
citizens have the right to vote to select their leaders.
upperclass
ordinary citizens
plebeian to protect their interests
republic
citizens have the right to vote to select their leaders.
patrician
upperclass
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Ancient Rome Vocabulary 6th Grade Social Studies
Architecture
Aqueduct
Coliseum
Consul
The science of building.
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
A large sports arena in Ancient Rome.
One of two people elected by Roman Senate who govern Rome and…
Architecture
The science of building.
Aqueduct
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
Romulus and Remus
Etruscans
Republic
Legions
legendary tale about how Rome began
group of people who helped shape the Roman Empire
form of the government where people hold power and elect offi…
organized groups of Roman soldiers
Romulus and Remus
legendary tale about how Rome began
Etruscans
group of people who helped shape the Roman Empire
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Social studies Rome vocabulary
Amphitheater
Aqueduct
Assassinate
Citizens assembly
A round area were games ,shows, or fights are held in the cen…
a bridge-like structure used to carry water from a distant so…
To kill someone for political reasons
all citizens of the Roman Republic gathered together to elect…
Amphitheater
A round area were games ,shows, or fights are held in the cen…
Aqueduct
a bridge-like structure used to carry water from a distant so…
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Social studies Rome vocabulary
Aqueduct
Consul
Dictator
Forum
A system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
One of two chief officials who held office in the ancient rom…
A ruler with absolute authority
A public square In Ancient Rome
Aqueduct
A system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
Consul
One of two chief officials who held office in the ancient rom…
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social studies Rome vocabulary
Aeneas
Romulus and remus
Republic
Dictators
All roman history can be traced back to him, hero of the troj…
Twin brothers that dueled and the city as named after the rom…
People elect the leaders governed to them
Rulers with absolute power
Aeneas
All roman history can be traced back to him, hero of the troj…
Romulus and remus
Twin brothers that dueled and the city as named after the rom…
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Social studies Rome vocabulary
Aqueduct
Basilica
Confederation
Census
A system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
A huge marble government ancient building in Rome
A loose group if governments working together
A count of a county's people
Aqueduct
A system of bridges and canals used to carry water to a city
Basilica
A huge marble government ancient building in Rome
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social studies vocabulary: rome
tribune
pax-romana
senate
gladiator
an official of rome elected by plebeians to represent them
a 200-year period of peace and stability established and main…
a group of 300 men elected to govern rome
a person trained for public entertainment
tribune
an official of rome elected by plebeians to represent them
pax-romana
a 200-year period of peace and stability established and main…
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Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
patrician
republic
plebeian
representative
In ancient Rome, a member of the privileged upper class.
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
crude or coarse; characteristic of commoners
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
patrician
In ancient Rome, a member of the privileged upper class.
republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
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Social Studies: Rome Vocabulary
Forum
Republic
Legion
Maniple
open area in a Roman city filled with public buildings, templ…
form of government in which citizens have the right to vote a…
basic unit of the Roman army, consisting of 4,500 to 5,000 he…
unit of 60 to 120 soldiers within a Roman legion that could a…
Forum
open area in a Roman city filled with public buildings, templ…
Republic
form of government in which citizens have the right to vote a…
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Rome (social studies) vocabulary
Social order
Polytheistic
Romulus
Remus
Grouping people by class... (In Rome, there was a upper class, m…
Worshiping many gods
Founder of Rome; named Rome after himself; declared himself k…
Romulus' twin brother
Social order
Grouping people by class... (In Rome, there was a upper class, m…
Polytheistic
Worshiping many gods
Social Studies Vocabulary (Rome)
republic
legions
patricians
plebeians
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
large groups of Roman soldiers
the ruling class
ordinary citizens
republic
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
legions
large groups of Roman soldiers
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Social Studies Vocabulary (Rome)
republic
legions
patricians
plebeians
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
large groups of Roman soldiers
the ruling class
ordinary citizens
republic
a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders
legions
large groups of Roman soldiers
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Social Studies Vocabulary Rome
consul
patrician
plebeian
veto
one of two officials who led the Roman Republic
a member of an upper-class family in the Roman Republic
an ordinary citizen in the Roman Republic
rejection of any planned action or rule by a person in power
consul
one of two officials who led the Roman Republic
patrician
a member of an upper-class family in the Roman Republic
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Michael Social Studies Rome Vocabulary
Republic
Forum
Omen
Patrician
A type of government in which citizens elect leaders and repr…
A public square or town center.
A sign or event that predicts good or evil in the future
A member of a wealthy family (they make up the smallest class…
Republic
A type of government in which citizens elect leaders and repr…
Forum
A public square or town center.
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Social Studies Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Aqueduct
Auditorium
Barbarian
Britannia
A channel for carrying the main water supply to a Roman town,…
A Latin word meaning "a place for listening"
The word used by Romans when referring to all foreigners not…
The Roman province of Britain, today's England; first conquer…
Aqueduct
A channel for carrying the main water supply to a Roman town,…
Auditorium
A Latin word meaning "a place for listening"
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Rome vocabulary study guide
Twelve tables
Aqueducts
Bible
Messiah
Tables that contained a code of written laws which protected…
Channels used to carry water over long distances
Christian holy book made up of the old and new testaments
A leader or savior of a particular group
Twelve tables
Tables that contained a code of written laws which protected…
Aqueducts
Channels used to carry water over long distances
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Rome Study Guide - Vocabulary
Patrician
Plebeian
Republic
Representative
wealthy, powerful Roman citizen
common Roman citizen with little wealth or power
government where citizens have the right to vote
one elected to represent the people
Patrician
wealthy, powerful Roman citizen
Plebeian
common Roman citizen with little wealth or power
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Rome Vocabulary StudyGuide
Aeneas
Romulus & Remus
Republic
Dictators
Son of the prince Anchises
Twins raised by a wolf
Form of government in which Rome elect officials
A ruler with all the power
Aeneas
Son of the prince Anchises
Romulus & Remus
Twins raised by a wolf
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Social Studies Ancient Rome Vocabulary
Caesar
Dictator
Senate
Emperor
an ancient Roman emperor
a person who has total control over the people
a governing body in which ancient Roman representatives served
the ruler of an empire
Caesar
an ancient Roman emperor
Dictator
a person who has total control over the people
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Rome vocabulary study guide
Amphitheater
Aqueduct
Assassinate
Citizen assembly
A round arena where games,shows, or flights are held in the c…
A bride like structure used to carry water from a distant sou…
To kill someone for political reasons
All citizens of a republic gathered together to elect there l…
Amphitheater
A round arena where games,shows, or flights are held in the c…
Aqueduct
A bride like structure used to carry water from a distant sou…
17 terms
Rome Vocabulary Study Set
Etruscans
Carthage
Latins
Tiber
The people who ruled over much of the Italian Peninsula befor…
A rival to the Roman republic. A city-state in Africa, whom t…
The name of the people who founded the city of Rome and event…
The river that Rome is settled on
Etruscans
The people who ruled over much of the Italian Peninsula befor…
Carthage
A rival to the Roman republic. A city-state in Africa, whom t…
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Rome Vocabulary Study Guide Flashcards
Peninsula
Romulus And Remus
Republic
Dictator
A strip of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Romulus and Remus were the twin brothers and main characters…
a political system in which people elect leaders to govern them
a ruler who has almost absolute power
Peninsula
A strip of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Romulus And Remus
Romulus and Remus were the twin brothers and main characters…
21 terms
Social Studies: Rome Vocabulary Terms
Aqueduct
Christianity
Civil War
Colosseum
a structure that carries water over long distances, legacy of…
religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus and the Bible
a war within a region
giant sports arena
Aqueduct
a structure that carries water over long distances, legacy of…
Christianity
religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus and the Bible
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Vocabulary - Rome
latifundia
Pax Romana
consul
dictator
large farming estates
Roman peace
a head of government, usually with a limited term
a ruler with complete control over the country
latifundia
large farming estates
Pax Romana
Roman peace
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Social studies ancient Rome vocabulary
Republic
Patrician
Plebeians
Consol
I type of government in which citizens who have the right to…
A member of a wealthy upper-class family in the ancient Rome…
An ordinary citizen in the ancient Rome republic
One of two officials who lead the Ancient Rome republic
Republic
I type of government in which citizens who have the right to…
Patrician
A member of a wealthy upper-class family in the ancient Rome…
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Vocabulary Words For Social Studies Rome
soothsayers
omens
catacombs
necropolis
preistly group of aristocrats
signs of what is to happen
tombs found under ground
cemetery
soothsayers
preistly group of aristocrats
omens
signs of what is to happen
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Rome Vocabulary Study for Final
Doric
Ionic
Corinthian
republic
the most basic type of Roman or Greek column
in the middle between complicated and not complicated; a type…
the most complicated Greek or Roman column
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
Doric
the most basic type of Roman or Greek column
Ionic
in the middle between complicated and not complicated; a type…
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Rome Study Guide #3 Vocabulary
Narthex
Viaduct
Aqueduct
Caldarium
A porch or vestibule of a church, generally colonnaded or arc…
A bridge that carries a road or railroad over a valley
A conduit, either elevated or under ground, using gravity to…
The hot-bath section of a Roman bathing establishment.
Narthex
A porch or vestibule of a church, generally colonnaded or arc…
Viaduct
A bridge that carries a road or railroad over a valley
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Social Studies Exam Vocabulary -Rome
Patrician
Populares
Optimates
Concilium Plebis
Group of ruling classes in ancient Rome
People who wanted change in Rome
People who wanted things to stay the way they were
A group of poor people who complained about their shitty lives
Patrician
Group of ruling classes in ancient Rome
Populares
People who wanted change in Rome
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Rome Vocabulary
Justinian I
Justinian's Code
schism
orthodox
the ruler of the eastern Roman Empire / Byzantine Empire from…
a legal code, prepared under Emperor Justinian, that regulate…
an official split between two groups
relating to the Christian church that developed in the Byzant…
Justinian I
the ruler of the eastern Roman Empire / Byzantine Empire from…
Justinian's Code
a legal code, prepared under Emperor Justinian, that regulate…
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