Belisarius Definition

bĕlĭ-sârē-əs
proper name
A.d. 505?-565; Byzantine general under Justinian I.
Webster's New World
Advertisement
pronoun
(history) A general of the Byzantine Empire, who was instrumental to Emperor Justinian's ambitious project of reconquering much of the Mediterranean territory of the former Western Roman Empire, which had been lost less than a century previously.
Wiktionary
Advertisement
other
Byzantine general under Emperor Justinian I who led campaigns against the Vandals in North Africa and the Ostrogoths in Italy.
American Heritage
Advertisement

Origin of Belisarius

  • From Latin Belisarius, from Byzantine Greek Βελισάριος (Belisarios).

    From Wiktionary

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to Belisarius using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Unscrambles

Belisarius
Advertisement