Horatius

[ huh-rey-shuhs, haw-, hoh- ]
/ həˈreɪ ʃəs, hɔ-, hoʊ- /

noun

Publius Horatius Cocles, Roman Legend. a hero celebrated for his defense of the bridge over the Tiber against the Etruscans.

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