The Roman Republic Crossword
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was the general body of free Roman citizens who were not patricians, as determined by the census.
a unit of 3,000–6,000 men in the ancient Roman army.
Tables was the legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law.
a ruler with total power over a country, typically one who has obtained power by force.
was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War,
He was the chief priest, lawgiver, judge, and the sole commander of the army.[
were Roman plebeian nobiles who both served as tribunes in the late 2nd century BC
was the highest elected office of the appointive office under the Roman Empire.
was a Roman general and statesman.
ancient civilization prospered in the region of modern-day Tuscany, maintaining extensive trade networks, building impressive fortified cities, and making exquisite art
was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, situated on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis
were institutions in ancient Rome. They functioned as the machinery of the Roman legislative branch
is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC
led an attack on Saguntum, an independent city allied with Rome, which sparked the outbreak of the Second Punic War.
was the period of ancient Roman civilization beginning with the overthrow of the Roman Kingdom
was the long period of peacefulness and minimal expansion by the Roman military force
were in charge of government and also of the army. The 300 citizen Senate advised them at all times.
were the twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth.
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests.
surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the center of the city of Rome.
an aristocrat or nobleman.
was a title granted by the government of Ancient Rome to men acting in one of two official capacities
were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC.
was a Roman general and statesman
was a political institution in ancient Rome.

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle
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This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy.
One of the longest coastlines in Europe.
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia.
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River.
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king.
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king.
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured.
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens.
About 90% of Roman citizens.
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote.
People who are elected to represent the people.
Any of various governing bodies.
Officials who managed the government and the army.
Someone who has total control over the people.
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians.
A city-state located in North Africa.
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years.
A Carthaginian general.
He attacked Carthage and defeated it.
A sense of pride in one's country.

Rome Crossword

Rome Crossword
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the first Roman dictator
Carthage military commander
A city that fought against Rome in the Punic Wars
A stadium in ancient rome where gladiator battles took place
first roman emperor
Ruler of the egyptian government
a period of peace for the Roman Empire
a common farmer, trader, craftworker
an area of land surrouned by water on three sides
a roman athlete who was forced to fight for entertainment
the members of noble families that owned land
a ruler who has absolute power
a series of conflicts between Rome and Carthage
a form of government in which citizens elect representatives
the law making body and most powerful branch of roman government
Elected leaders of Ancient Rome
the earliest written collection of roman laws
a person who is elected by citizens
the belief in many gods and goddesses
Two elected officials of the roman republic

The Roman Republic Crossword Puzzle

The Roman Republic Crossword Puzzle
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Government in which citizens choose their leaders
Powerful upper-class citizens of ancient Rome
Poor and lower-class citizens of ancient Rome
Heads of the ancient Rome Republic
Refuse consent (say no to)
Roman officials elected to protect the lower class
Divisions of Roman soldiers
Roman soldiers
Large Roman estates
Ancient Roman tax collecters
Absolute ruler of a state
Group of three people who rule with equal power
Handled daily problems of the government
Groups of people gathered together in one place for a common purpose.
The legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law
Roman military boarding device used in naval warfare
A region of Western Europe during the Iron Age
The undersurface of a person's foot
Greek infantry formation
Roman public square
A piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out into a body of water
A native of ancient Etruria
A state formally cooperating with another for a military or other purpose, typically by treaty
Skilled workers
A way or course taken in getting from a starting point to a destination
The center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization
A region producing large quantities of corn
A series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage
A short descriptive literary sketch that neatly encapsulates someone or something
Roman general, statesman, and historian
A person's or a people's native land
Crops sold in the market
A person who makes changes to something in order to improve it
Became notorious as the date of the assassination of Julius Caesar
Without purpose or effect; pointless

Roman History Crossword

Roman History Crossword
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Who fled with his followers after the Greeks destroyed Troy in the Trojan War?
This legendary Roman was killed by his Brother Romulus after said legend mocked his brothers ideas about the new city they wanted to buid along the Tiber River.
The Roman chose these type of leaders during difficult times of war.
This general was one of Rome's famous dictators, who gained power in 458 BC. He quickly fought off the citie's enimies.
This group of people were always calling for changes in the Roman govornment; they were common people.
Rome was ran by powerful nobles called_______.
______killed his brother Remus. Rome was also named after this muderer.
These people were elected officials in the Roman Govornment.
The 2 most powerful magistrates in Rome were called ________.
Elected by the plebeians, tribunes had the ability to _____, or prohibit actions by other officials.
What was the language spoken by Romans?
What was Rome's meeting Place? (hint: this was the center of ALL life in Rome.)
Groups of up to 6,000 soldiers were called _______.
In a _________, people elect leaders to govorn them.
The brilliant general named _______ set out with his army to attack Rome. He and his army were never able to actually capture, or gain control of Rome.
This hero was a former gladiator in Rome who led a rebellion of slaves who demanded freedom.

Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire
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Disciple of Jesus Christ
Man-made channel for moving water
An annually elected ruler of the republic
Record of Jesus Christ's life
Combination of legal and military customs
Large land in Rome, worked by slaves
Large unit in the Roman army
Group of three men that held power in Rome
The man who is the head of a family
Person killed for their religious beliefs
Professional soldier hired to kill
Was the savior for a group of people
Temple dedicated to the gods
An aristocrat
Peace existing between Rome
Person not part of a civilization
Single person with complete power over a place
Commoner of ancient Rome
A division of a empire
Ruled by the people who elect representatives
A governing body
Official chosen by plebeians to protect them
Right to reject a proposal
Commander of Rome
Housing complex in Rome
Leader of Catholic church

Greece and Rome Vocabulary Crossword

Greece and Rome Vocabulary Crossword
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A type of government in which the people are able to elect their own leader.
An ancient Roman commoner, typically artisans, farmers, and merchants.
Aristocratic landowners that usually held the most power.
Members of the patrician class that passed laws.
Roman leader that controls laws and wars and has absolute power for six months.
Elected by plebeians to help protect their rights.
Roman officials elected each year in charge of the government and army.
Military units that Romans were organized into in the army.
Three wars between Rome and Carthage from 264 to 146 B.C. Rome defeated Carthage and it became a new roman Province.
Carthaginian general that used 50,000 soldiers and 60 elephants to invade Italy.
Indo-Europeans that settled in Greece in 2000 B.C.
War fought between Trojans and Mycenaeans, Greeks won due to the Trojan horse they sent filled with soldiers.
Type of Greek poem about heroic deeds. The poems were usually told and the most famous was The Iliad.
Stories told in ancient Greece that tried to explain the mysteries of life and were passed down through generations.
Includes a Greek city and it’s surrounding villages, also called a city-state.
Rule by a king.
Wars fought between Greece and Persian Empire. Greece defeated Persia and their city-states became provinces of Athens.
Tutored by Plato, became king of Macedon and built an enormous empire.
Temple built to honor Athena. Includes a large 30 foot statue of the goddess.
Citizens rule directly, not through representatives. Part of Pericles’ plan.

Ancient Rome and the Rise of Christianity Crossword

Ancient Rome and the Rise of Christianity Crossword
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a representation of the people
the general that led the Carthaginian army over the Alps
forced the Roman Senate to make him Dictator
Caesar's Chief general
the last pharoh
Caesar's grandnephew
the major racing and military chariot center of Rome
held public events including gladiator fights
civilization that is a blend of Greek, Hellenistic and Roman achievements
the founder of Christianity
those who spread the word of Jesus
Christians who were persecuted and died for their beliefs
the two key leaders that made up the executive branch of Rome in 509 BC
translated from Latin to English as Roman Peace
trading network that connect China, Rome, and many other ancient civilizations
emperor who divided Rome into two parts
Emporer who built a new capital in Constatinople
an aristocrat or nobleman
common folks
an artificial channel for conveying water

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Review- Crossword

Ancient Rome  Vocabulary Review- Crossword
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What was something created by Romans to transport clean water into the different cities?
What do you call an underground cemetery where the christians would go to worship their God?
Who was the Roman Emperor (r. 312-337) who moved the capital to Constantinople after reuniting the Roman Empire.
Who was the Roman emperor who divided and separated the Roman Empire into two sections that were the eastern and western empires?
What is a name for illegal or dishonest actions?
What do you call someone who dies or suffers for a cause they support?
What was the name of the wars that were between Carthage and Rome? Carthage lost the war.
What was the tribe that damaged and destroyed Rome in 455 CE?
Who was the Germanic tribe or group that rebelled against Rome in A.D. 378?
What was the 200 year time of peace in Roman history where many great achievements were made?

roman republic Crossword

roman republic Crossword
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market place or public square of ancient roman city
republic a state in which the supreme power rest in the body of citizens entitled to vote and exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them
roman general and statesman dictator
founder of rome in 753 b.c. and king he and his brother were abandoned as babies
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after commercial interest and the welfare of it citizens in another country
great hero from troy who formed an alliance with the latins in Italy
citizens of rome who were noble and power and could be elected to office
roman officals who were judged, financials, and organizers of games and festivals
groups of 6,000 roman soldiers
former roman soldiers who led thousands of slaves in a fight for freedom
an italic language spoken in ancient rome established as the official language of the roman empire
belonging to ancient roman plebs
a person exercising absolute power, especially a ruler who has absolute power
killed by twin brother for mocking fortifications of rome
the power or right veste in one branch of government to cancel or postpone decisions

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Crossword

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Crossword
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a government in which the citizens have the right to vote and elect officials.
a constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a law-making body.
judge who administers the law
part of Roman government that worked like an oligarchy by being make up of the wealthiest Roman men
an aristocrat or nobleman
aristocrat
aan official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests
a unit of 3,000–6,000 men in the ancient Roman army
a group of three men holding power
when prices increase and money decreases
principal administrative division of certain countries or empires
the governor of one of four divisions of a country or province
failure to fulfill duty
ill treatment because of beliefs
a high ranking member of the clergy
a classification in order of importance
an opinion that is contrary to religious dogma
a person sent to promote Christianity or other religion in a foreign country