gaius petronius arbiter

Petronius

[pi-troh-nee-uhs]
noun
Gaius [gey-uhs] , (Gaius Petronius Arbiter"Arbiter Elegantiae") died a.d. 66?, Roman satirist.
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Petronius (pɪˈtrəʊnɪəs)
 
n
Gaius (ˈɡaɪəs), known as Petronius Arbiter. died 66 ad, Roman satirist, supposed author of the Satyricon, a picaresque account of the licentiousness of contemporary society

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