from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Livy Originally Titus Livius. 59 B.C.-A.D. 17. Roman historian and author of Ab Urbe Condita Libri (Books from the Foundation of the City), a 142-volume history of Rome from its beginnings to 9 B.C.

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  • proper n. Titus Livius, a Roman historian

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  • n. Roman historian whose history of Rome filled 142 volumes (of which only 35 survive) including the earliest history of the war with Hannibal (59 BC to AD 17)


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