- Marcus Li·cin·i·us [li-sin-ee-uh s] /lɪˈsɪn i əs/, c115–53 b.c., Roman general: member of the first triumvirate.
Examples from the Web for crassus
Historical Examples of crassus
Crassus, upon the expiration of his consulship, repaired to his province.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch
He was ever greedy of gold, and thought the death of Crassus not unkingly.The Lady of Loyalty House
Justin Huntly McCarthy
Cicero, Pompey and Crassus all spoke on his behalf, and he was acquitted.
Crassus, the famous financier, triumvir with Caesar and Pompey.The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura
Well, my dear Crassus, you will have had enough of me and of my Saxons.The Last of the Legions and Other Tales of Long Ago
Arthur Conan Doyle
- Marcus Licinius (ˈmɑːkəs lɪˈsɪnɪəs). ?115–53 bc, Roman general; member of the first triumvirate with Caesar and Pompey