Definition for claudius (2 of 3)
Definition for claudius (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for claudius
It must be noted that in this category of non-writers there are at least three who are characters in the TV series I, Claudius.So-Called ‘Biblical Scholar’ Says Jesus A Made-Up Myth|Candida Moss, Joel Baden|October 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Long before there was a Denmark, the Roman Emperor Claudius married his niece (and was poisoned).
At the heart of the show, Jacobi is stellar as Claudius, who learns to play up his physical failings to mask his own intelligence.
I, Claudius celebrates the 35th anniversary of its U.S. broadcast this year.
The success of I, Claudius, both in terms of critical acclaim and commercial triumph, continues to spawn successors.
Claudius himself came for a brief visit to receive the congratulations of the army on the victory which his lieutenant had won.A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)|Samuel R. Gardiner.
They had me brought up at a distance under the name of Claudius Ruprecht.The Son of Clemenceau|Alexandre (fils) Dumas
It would have been very foolish for him to do so, and besides, Claudius was not the man to make confidences.
At last the evening came, and Claudius appeared in Barker's room arrayed in full evening-dress.
Claudius was delighted to find literary men up there, and began to hope there might be some corner for his own historical works.Apocolocyntosis|Lucius Seneca
British Dictionary definitions for claudius (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for claudius (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for claudius
masc. proper name, from the name of two Roman gentes, perhaps related to claudus "lame," which is of unknown origin. Related: Claudian.