Galerius, Valerius Maximianus
Galerius, Valerius Maximianus
Galerius, a native of Illyria, was made Caesar 1 March, 293, by Diocletian, whose daughter Valeria he married and who in turn adopted her husband

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  • Galerius Valerius Maximianus, Caius — (d. 311)    Roman Emperor. He was born at Serdica in the Balkans. He was named Caesar by Diocletian on 1 March 293 and crushed a revolt in Egypt in the same year. He became Augustus, one of the two senior emperors, in 305. He died in May 311.… …   Ancient Egypt

  • Caius Galerius Valerius Maximianus — Galère (empereur romain) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Galère. Galère …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Valerius Maximianus Galerius —     Valerius Maximianus Galerius     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Valerius Maximianus Galerius     Galerius, a native of Illyria, was made Caesar 1 March, 293, by Diocletian, whose daughter Valeria he married and who in turn adopted her husband. The …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Maximianus, Caius Galerius Valerius —    See Galerius Valerius Maximianus, Caius. Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier …   Ancient Egypt

  • GALERIUS Armentarius Valerius Maximianus — oriundus Daciâ, prope Sardicum, priore uxore repudiatâ, Valeriam Diocletiani filiam duxit, in consortium Imperii adscitus. Infelix praelio contra Narsen Persarum Regem, a Diocletiano Antiochiae parum humaniter exceptus est. Quâ contumeliâ… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Valerius — originally was a Roman nomen of the gens Valeria, one of the oldest patrician families of the city. The name was in use throughout Roman history. Later it became also a given name.Possible Latin forms include, in the nominative: * Valerius , male …   Wikipedia

  • Galerius — Galerius,   Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus, römischer Kaiser (seit 305), * bei Serdica (heute Sofia) um 250, ✝ Nikomedia (heute İzmit) Mai 311; von niederer illyrischer Herkunft; diente sich als Soldat empor, wurde 293 von Diokletian… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Galerius — Infobox Roman emperor title = Emperor of the Roman Empire name =Galerius full name =Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus [Barnes, New Empire , p. 4.] caption =Coin of Galerius reign =March 1 or May 21 293 [Barnes, Constantine and Eusebius , pp. 8… …   Wikipedia

  • Galérius — Galère (empereur romain) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Galère. Galère …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Galerius — in full Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus born , near Serdica, Thrace died 311 Roman emperor (305–311) notorious for his persecution of Christians. As caesar and a victorious commander, he apparently induced Diocletian to begin the persecutions …   Universalium

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