Severus, Alexander
Severus, Alexander
An article by Thomas J. Shahan on the emperor who was born at Acco in Palestine in 208, and murdered by his mutinous soldiers at Sicula on the Rhine

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  • Severus Alexander — Louvre Severus Alexander (* 1. Oktober 208 in Arca Caesarea, Arqa im heutigen Libanon; † im März 235 in der Nähe von Mogontiacum) war von 222 bis zu seinem Tod römischer Kaiser. In älterer Literatur wird er oft Alexa …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SEVERUS, ALEXANDER° — (Marcus Aurelius Alexander Severus; 208), Roman emperor 222–35 C.E. Relations between the Severi and the Jews were notably favorable, and in this framework one Severus, the son of Antoninus mentioned in talmudic literature has been identified… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Severus Alexander — Severus Alexạnder,   Marcus Aurelius, als römischer Kaiser Alexạnder Severus, Alexander (Herrscher, Römisches Reich) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Severus Alexander — in full Marcus Aurelius Severus Alexander orig. Gessius Bassianus Alexianus born с AD 209, Phoenicia died 235, Gaul Roman emperor (222–235). At age 14 he succeeded Elagabalus, who had been murdered by the Praetorian Guard. Severus s mother and… …   Universalium

  • SEVERUS Alexander — Alexander SEVERUS praenomine Aurelius, Imperator Romanus, Urbe Arcenâ genitus, Varii filius ex Mammaea, Heliogabali consobrinus, post huius mortem accipit Imperium, iam mortuô Macrino Caesar a Senatu appellatus. Dominum se appellari vetuit; E XVI …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Александр Север Марк Аврелий (Marcus Aurelius Severus Alexander) — (208—235), римский император с 222, из династии Северов. В 231—232 вёл успешную войну с Персией. Был убит солдатами, недовольными введением суровой воинской дисциплины …   Большой Энциклопедический словарь

  • Alexander Severus — 26th Emperor of the Roman Empire Bust of Severus Alexander Reign 222 – 18 / 19 March 235 …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Severus — Severus Alexander Louvre Severus Alexander (* 1. Oktober 208 in Arca Caesarea, Arqa im heutigen Libanon; † wohl 19. März 235 wahrscheinlich in Mainz Bretzenheim) war von 222 bis zu seinem Tod römischer Kaiser. In älterer Literatur wird er oft… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alexander Severus —     Alexander Severus     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Alexander Severus     Roman emperor, b. at Acco in Palestine, 208, murdered by his mutinous soldiers at Sicula on the Rhine. 235 (Sicklingen near Mainz). He was the son of Genessius Marcianus… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alexander III. (Makedonien) — Alexander der Große. Hellenistisch, 2. bis 1. Jahrhundert v. Chr., griechischer Marmor. Alexander der Große (Ἀλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας; Aléxandros ho Mégas) bzw. Alexander III. (* 20. Juli 356 v. Chr. in Pella (Makedonien); † …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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