Belisarius

[ bel-uh-sair-ee-uhs ]
/ ˌbɛl əˈsɛər i əs /

noun

a.d. 505?–565, general of the Eastern Roman Empire.

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Belisarius
/ (ˌbɛlɪˈsɑːrɪəs) /

noun

?505–565 ad, Byzantine general under Justinian I. He recovered North Africa from the Vandals and Italy from the Ostrogoths and led forces against the Persians
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