[grey-shee-uh n, -shuh n]
- Flavius Gratianus, a.d. 359–383, Roman emperor 375–383.
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- Latin name Flavius Gratianus. 359–383 ad, Roman emperor (367–383): ruled with his father Valentinian I (367–375); ruled the Western Roman Empire with his brother Valentinian II (375-83); appointed Theodosius I emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire (379)
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