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Marcus Aurelius

[aw-ree-lee-uh s, aw-reel-yuh s]
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noun
  1. Marcus Annius Verus, a.d. 121–180, Stoic philosopher and writer: emperor of Rome 161–180.
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Also called Mar·cus Aure·lius An·to·ni·nus [an-tuh-nahy-nuh s] /ˌæn təˈnaɪ nəs/.

Aurelius

[aw-ree-lee-uh s, aw-reel-yuh s]
noun
  1. Marcus. Marcus Aurelius.
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Aurelius

noun
  1. See Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
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Marcus Aurelius

[(aw-ree-lee-uhs)]

A Stoic philosopher and emperor of Rome in the second century a.d. He is best known for his Meditations, a philosophical autobiography that is a classic work of personal writing and a remarkable exposition on Stoicism.

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