OTHER WORDS FROM ActiumAc·ti·an [ak-tee-uh n, -shee-uh n] /ˈæk ti ən, -ʃi ən/, adjective
Examples from the Web for actium
Patr was selected by Augustus as a place in which to settle some of those, who had fought with him at Actium.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)|Charles Bucke
In the good old days she might have occasioned a siege of Troy or a battle of Actium.Henrietta Temple|Benjamin Disraeli
After the loss of the battle of Actium, Cleopatra killed herself by an asp.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
At Actium, while he was going down to his fleet to engage the enemy, he was met by an ass with a fellow driving it.The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Complete|C. Suetonius Tranquillus
But in the midst was wrought a great battle of ships at the cape of Actium.Stories from Virgil|Alfred J. Church