- of or characteristic of Augustus Caesar, his reign (27 - 14), or its Latin literature
- designating or characteristic of any age like Augustus' age, esp. in having standards or tastes that are classic, as the period of Pope and Addison in English literature
a person writing in an Augustan age
- Of or relating to Augustus or his reign, considered as a time of great prosperity in the Roman Empire and great refinement in Latin literature.
- Of or relating to English literature during the early 1700s, characterized by refinement of style.
From Augustus, a Roman emperor who ruled a period of peace and prosperity known as the Pax Romana or Pax Augusta
- But that he found many admirers, even in the Augustan age, Horace himself bears witness (ibid.
- He now " plunged into the ocean of the Augustan history," and " with pen almost always in hand," pored over all the original records, Greek and Latin, between Trajan and the last of the Western Caesars.
- OCTAVIA, the name of two princesses of the Augustan house.
- The boundaries of the original third Augustan region had by that time become somewhat altered, Metapontum belonging to Calabria, and Salernum and the territory of the Picentini to the third region instead of the first (Campania).
- His character was hardening, and he deliberately adopted the most barbarous expedients for converting the Augustan Poles to his views.