[ aw-ree-lee-uhn, aw-reel-yuhn ]
/ ɔˈri li ən, ɔˈril yən /
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Lucius Domitius Aurelianus, a.d. 212?–275, Roman emperor 270–275.
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How to use Aurelian in a sentence
The city also is hoping someone will help fund a €75 million restoration of the Aurelian walls, which circle the city.Italy’s Culture Falling to Ruins Amid Austerity Cuts|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When Aurelian consulted the god of Palmyra (still in spite of Baltus), the god said that the doves fear the falcon.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
But fortune, and the perseverance of Aurelian, overcame every obstacle.
The strength of Aurelian had crushed on every side the enemies of Rome.
Maximian was born a peasant, and, like Aurelian, in the territory of Sirmium.
The Alemanni who had invaded Italy are overwhelmed by Aurelian.
British Dictionary definitions for Aurelian
/ (ɔːˈriːlɪən) /
Latin name Lucius Domitius Aurelianus. ?212–275 ad, Roman emperor (270–275), who conquered Palmyra (273) and restored political unity to the Roman Empire
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