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pulcheria

Roman empress, regent for her younger brother Theodosius II (Eastern Roman emperor 408-450) from 414 to about 416, and an influential figure in his reign for many years thereafter.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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