Sentence Examples


  • Antonius took refuge there, and was reduced by Octavian after a long siege.
  • A little north of Preveza are the considerable ruins of Nikopolis, founded by Octavian to commemorate the victory of Actium.
  • It appears to have been still more reduced under Octavian, Lepidus and Antony, when its value was 3 of an ounce.
  • The senate of Rome under the influence of Antony and Octavian ratified the claims of Herod, and after some delay lent him the armed force necessary to make them good.
  • Vibo was the naval base of Octavian in the conflict with Sextus Pompeius (42-36 B.C.).