Emperor of Rome who ruled jointly (379–392) with Gratian and Valentinian II and independently (392–395). He repressed paganism and Arianism and in his will divided the eastern and western portions of the empire between his two sons.
(person, proper) (Flavius Theodosius) A.d. 346?-395; Rom. general: emperor of Rome (379-395)
Theodosius-i Sentence Examples
She had a rival in the empress Flaccilla, the pious consort of Theodosius I.
Suidas states that he was of the same age as Theon of Alexandria, who wrote commentaries on Ptolemy's great work, the Syntaxis mathematica, and flourished in the reign of Theodosius I.
Both practices were forbidden by law under the emperor Theodosius I.
It must, however, be noted that for the period from Theodosius I.
It is a triumphal archway, consisting of three arches, erected in honour of the victory of Theodosius I.