Examples from the Web for decius
During the battle, Decius devoted himself, as his father had done before.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Decius said, "Stretch him thus naked, and beat him with strong clubs."
When Emperor Decius heard of this, he sent a company of four hundred soldiers to capture Christophorus.Mary, Help of Christians|Various
They were accused before Decius, and they confessed themselves to be Christians.Curious Myths of the Middle Ages|Sabine Baring-Gould
Decius, who does not seem to have wanted skill and courage, was finally defeated and slain by them, together with his son.A Smaller History of Rome|William Smith and Eugene Lawrence