- flourished a.d. c50, British chieftain who opposed the Romans.
Also Ca·rad·oc [kuh-rad-uh k] /kəˈræd ək/.
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Examples from the Web for caractacus
Caractacus and his companion, I found, were both accustomed to pull an oar.
Spinks was in readiness for a start with Caractacus and Sambo.
I suspect that Caractacus and Sambo had fully enlightened him.
They are more likely of the time of Caractacus or Julius Csar.
Claudia will accompany him, and the old British king, Caractacus.Darkness and Dawn
Frederic W. Farrar
- same as Caratacus
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