- Ga·ius [gey-uh s] /ˈgeɪ əs/ (or Ca·ius) [key-uh s] /ˈkeɪ əs/ Mu·ci·us [myoo-shee-uh s, -shuh s] /ˈmyu ʃi əs, -ʃəs/, fl. 6th century b.c., Roman hero.
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Historical Examples of scaevola
In the passage which has been cited Scaevola says that it may be by contract or purchase, as well as by inheritance or will.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Scaevola's honest well-intentioned effort to support the religion of the state was naturally a failure.The Religion of Numa
Jesse Benedict Carter
Instead of replying, Scaevola held his right hand on the burning altar until it was consumed.
Out of gratitude, Scaevola told the king that three hundred other men as brave as himself had sworn to kill him.
Thus Levantines cultivated even the patrimonial field cleared by Scaevola and Labeo.The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism