follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

Justinian I

[juh-stin-ee-uh n] /dʒʌˈstɪn i ən/
noun
1.
(Flavius Anicius Justinianus"Justinian the Great") a.d. 483–565, Byzantine emperor 527–565.
Related forms
post-Justinian, adjective
pre-Justinian, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for flavius anicius justinianus

Justinian I

/dʒʌˈstɪnɪən/
noun
1.
called the Great; Latin name Flavius Anicius Justinianus. 483–565 ad, Byzantine emperor (527–565). He recovered North Africa, SE Spain, and Italy, largely owing to the brilliance of generals such as Belisarius. He sponsored the Justinian Code
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Justinian I

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for flavius

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for flavius anicius justinianus