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Galba

[gal-buh]
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noun
  1. Ser·vi·us Sul·pi·cius [sur-vee-uh s suhl-pish-uh s] /ˈsɜr vi əs sʌlˈpɪʃ əs/, 5? b.c.–a.d. 69, Roman emperor a.d. 68–69.
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Historical Examples

  • In the mean time Galba was steadily advancing on the way to Rome.

    Nero

    Jacob Abbott

  • Here, under the influence of Nymphidius, Galba was nominated emperor.

  • They all answered with one voice that they looked upon Galba as their emperor.

  • Galba looked at him, and said, “Who ordered you to kill him?”

  • As some of them drew their swords, Galba ordered his cavalry to charge them.


British Dictionary definitions for galba

Galba

noun
  1. Servius Sulpicius (ˈsɜːvɪəs sʌlˈpɪʃəs). ?3 bc –69 ad, Roman emperor (68–69) after the assassination of Nero
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