from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Trajan Originally Marcus Ulpius Trajanus. A.D. 53-117. Roman emperor (98-117) whose reign was marked by an extensive building program and compassionate treatment of the poor.

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  • n. Roman Emperor and adoptive son of Nerva; extended the Roman Empire to the east and conducted an extensive program of building (53-117)


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