Sentence Examples


  • During his term of office he aided Publius Clodius in bringing about the exile of Cicero.
  • PUBLIUS NIGIDIUS FIGULUS (c. 98-45 B.C.), Roman savant, next to Varro the most learned Roman of the age.
  • The senate had already chosen Sulla; but the tribune Publius Sulpicius Rufus moved that Marius should have the command.
  • While the matter was still pending, news arrived that the emperor had commanded Publius Petronius, the governor of Syria, to set up his statue in the temple of Jerusalem.
  • A hurriedly equipped fleet sent out from Carthage under Hanno was intercepted by the praetor Publius Valerius Falto and totally defeated (battle of the Aegates Islands, March io, 241).