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Marcian

[ mahr-shuhn ]
/ ˈmɑr ʃən /
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noun

a.d. 392?–457, emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire 450–457.

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Also Mar·ci·a·nus [mahr-shee-ey-nuhs, mahr-see‐]. /ˌmɑr ʃiˈeɪ nəs, ˌmɑr si‐/.
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