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Cicero

(106 bc — 143 ad) Roman statesman, orator, and writer

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Cicero

Cicero (106–43bce)   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

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2010
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(Marcus Tullius Cicero; 106–43bce),

Roman politician, writer, philosopher, orator, and advocate. [This

Cicero(,Marcus Tullius)

Cicero(,Marcus Tullius) (3 Jan 106 bc)   Reference library

The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

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2007
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(b Arpinum [now Arpino, nr Frosinone], 3 Jan 106 bc; d Formiae [now Formia, Campagna], 7

Tulius

Tulius (106–43 bc)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Chaucer

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(V.722, apparently from a spelling Cithero), Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 bc)

Roman orator, writer, and statesman.

Cicero

Cicero (106–43bc)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

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2005
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(106–43bc).

Marcus Tullius Cicero, the greatest classical Roman orator, was still read throughout the Middle Ages

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Cicero, Marcus Tullius (106–43 bc)   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

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A leader of the Senate, he exposed Catiline's conspiracy (63 bc). He criticized Mark Antony in the Senate,

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Cicero, Marcus Tullius   Reference library

The New Oxford Companion to Law

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Born in Arpinum in central Italy in January 106 bc, Cicero was educated in Rome. In 91 bc,

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

Cicero, Marcus Tullius   Reference library

J. C. A. Gaskin

The Oxford Companion to Philosophy (2 ed.)

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(106–43 bc). Roman statesman, orator, and prolific writer, over-annotated by classical scholars and underestimated by recent philosophers. Educated at Athens, his Latin ... More
Cicero

Cicero (106–43 bc)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Western Art

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2003
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(106–43 bc).

Roman orator and statesman, important as a source for collecting and connoisseurship in late republican Rome.

Cicero in the Renaissance

Cicero in the Renaissance   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

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2005
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The Roman orator and politician Marcus Tullius Cicero (106–43 bc), who is often called ‘Tully’ in English Renaissance texts, was revived by ...

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

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John Percy Vyvian Dacre Balsdon, Miriam T. Griffin, Jonathan G. F. Powell, John Hedley Simon, and Dirk Obbink

Who's Who in the Classical World

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the famous orator. life The first of two sons of a rich and well-connected eques (Roman knight) of Arpinum (mod. Arpi), he was born on ... ... More
Cicero

Cicero (106–43 b.c.e.)   Reference library

The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History

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2009
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(106–43 b.c.e.).

Marcus Tullius Cicero, politician and forensic orator, was regarded by both his contemporaries and

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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(106–43bc), Roman statesman, orator, and writer. As an orator and writer Cicero established a model for Latin prose; his surviving works include speeches, treatises on rhetoric, ... More

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