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S.S. Vocab. The Roman Republic 8.2 Crossword

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An epic that tells the origin of ancient Rome The Aeneid
Phoenician colony in Northern Africa; home to Hannibal Barca Carthage
the two most powerful magistrates in Rome consuls
rulers with almost absolute power Dictator
An ancient civilization located on the northern part of the Italian peninsula that greatly influenced the Ancient Romans Etruscans
politicians that fought to make life better for the lower classes; such as making the government provide the military equipment, no man under 17 could be conscripted. One of them was killed by chairs because people thought he was trying to become a tyrant Gracchus Brothers
A brilliant Carthaginian general that led a force through modern-day Spain and the Alps to invade and almost conquer Rome Hannibal
A brilliant Carthaginian general that led a force through modern-day Spain and the Alps to invade and almost conquer Rome Legion
powerful nobles; controlled most of the political power Patricians
common people; lacked political power Plebeians
Famous Roman general who gained support politically from his Roman soldiers; was tribune seven times Gaius Marius
allowed for all Roman citizens to vote and listen to what laws are being passed Assemblies
at type of Roman magistrate that would administer justice Praetor
A seires of wars against carthage Punic Wars
people elect leaders to govern them; established to keep one person from being too powerful for the government Republic
the legendary founders of Rome, whom Rome was named after Romulus and Remus
a council of wealthy and powerful Romans that advised the city's leaders Senate
Rome's written laws Twelve Tablets
Rome's elected officials Magistrates
elected by the plebeians; had the power to veto; elected yearly Tribunes
became dictator after forcefully taking power in Rome; gave more power to the Senate Sulla
the center of life in ancient Rome; means "public place"; most government buildings and temples were located there Forum
a gladiator that led a slave rebellion against Rome's leaders; once he died the rebellion fell apart Spartacus
a method to balance power in the government; kept each branch of the government accountable to each other Checks and balances
200 years of peace; first years of the Roman Empire; Rome had a stable government and a well-run army Pax Romana

Ancient Rome Vocabulary Crossword

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

Ancient Rome Crossword

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A large body of water surounded by Europe, Asia, and Africa. Mediterranean Sea
A sense of pride in one's country. Patriotism
Robbed. Pillaged
The leader of the Roman church. Pope
Sold off to the highest bidder. Auction
Jewish places of worship. Synagogue
Punished for their beliefs. Persecute
A Jewish man born in Judah or Judea. Jesus
Jesus gathered a small group of followers also known as _____. Disciple
Underground bural rooms. Catacomb
Roman writer. Seneca
He poisoned his stepbrother & murdered his wife and mother. Nero
Professional fighter. Gladiator
The ruler of an empire. Emperor
Those who are elected to represent the people. Representative
In a _____ citizens have the right to vote or or pick their leader. Republic
Rome was saved when this general attacked Carthage. Scipio
The Senate appointed these men to protect the rights of the plebeians. Tribune
Roman representatives served in a governing body called ____. Senate
Murdered the king and seized power. Tarquin

Roman Empire Crossword

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A group with a certian equialty between its members Republic
A member of a noble-family or class in ancient rome Patricians
Belonging to the commoners of ancient rome Plebeians
A popular leader, a champion of the people Tribunes
A ruler with total power over a country Dictator
A unit of 3,000-6,000 men in the ancient roman army Legions
A war between citizens of the same country Civil War
A general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value of money Inflation
An ancient roman poet of the Augustan period Virgil
Was a senator and an historian of the roman empire Tacitus
A conduct or artificial channel for conducting water from a distance , usually by means of gravity Aqueducts
Roman emperor from 284-305 Diocletion

Ancient Rome Crossword

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A roman God who led to the Civil War Julius Caesar
Had a baby with Julius Caesar Cleopatra
Plebeian and patricians are one of these Citizin
One of the two top political figures Consul
An erupting volcano that killed hundreds of people in ancient Rome Mt Vesuvius
A word meaning belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence Ancient
Synonym for self-government Republic
Lowest level in ancient Rome heirarchy Slaves
Oval shaped amphitheatre in the centre of Rome, Italy Colosseum
Ancient trade network that travels through regions of Asia, Europe and the Mediterranean Silk Road
The male head of a family or household Paterfamilias
Rome's first emperor Augustus
Supposedly fought a whale Caligula
Emperor while the Great Fire took place Nero
Word for being made a God Deified

The Roman republic Crossword

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a Trojan hero, the reputed ancestor of the Romans: protagonist of the Ae Aeneas
the marketplace or public square of an ancient Roman city, the center of judicial and business affairs and a place of assembly for the people. Forum
a civil officer charged with the administration of the Magistrate
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by representatives chosen directly or indirectly by them. Republic
439? b.c, Roman general and statesman: dictator 458, 439. Cincinnatus
noun 1. 247–183 b.c, Carthaginian general who crossed the Alps and invaded Italy (son of Hamilcar Barca). Hannibal
noun 1. 247–183 b.c, Carthaginian general who crossed the Alps and invaded Italy (son of Hamilcar Barca). Patricians
the founder of Rome, in 753 b.c., Romulus
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after its commercial interests and the welfare of its citizens in another country. Consuls
an official appointed by the government of one country to look after its commercial interests and the welfare of its citizens in another country. Latin
belonging or pertaining to the common people. Plebeians
died 71 b.c, Thracian slave, gladiator, and insurrectionist. Spartacus
A ruler with total power over a country. dictator
A unit of 3,000-6,000 men in the ancient roman army Legions
the founder of Rome, in 753 b.c., and its first king: Remus
a consultational right to reject a decision made by a law-making body Veto

Ancient Greece & Rome Crossword

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Absolute ruler that was in power for 6 months dictator
Exhalted one; the best Augustus
Roman Peace Pax Romana
Paid workers to manage affairs of government (tax collection and postal system) civil service
Silver coin used to trade throughout the empire denarius
System for carrying water aqueducts
Slaves that were chosen to fight for their freedom in the Colosseum gladiators
Father of the gods Jupiter
Wife of Zeus that watched over women Juno
Born from the head of Jupiter, godess of wisdom Minerva
Famed stadium where people of both classes watched animal/peeple fights Colosseum
The aristocratic branch of Rome's government senate
First written peice of Roman Law Twelve tables
Large military unit of armed foot soldiers legion
Gorvernment in which citizens have a right to vote republic
"New Athens" Alexandria
Greece's age old enemy Persia
Narrrative poem about heroic deeds Epic
Greatest story teller whom was blind Homer
War fought by Mycenaean's against the city of Troy Trojan War

The Roman Empire Word Search

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aqueduct
architecture
Augustus Caesar
Byzantine Empire
Christianity
civil service
Constantine
consuls
denarius
dictator
Diocletian
dome
empire
inflation
Jesus
Julius Caesar
Latin
patrician
Paul
Pax Romana
Peter
plebian
pope
Punic Wars
raods
republic
Rome
Senate
Stoics
Twelve Tables

Crossword Puzzle for the Roman Empire

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A desciples of Jesus Apostle
To lead water Aqueduct
Ancient Roman official Consul
The teaching of Christ Gospel
Political organization in medieval Europe Feudalism
Large ancient Roman agricultural estate Latifundia
Army Legion
A group of three people who share power or office Triumvirate
The male or head of a family Paterfamilias
A person who suffers death rather than give up his or her religion Martyr
A soldier hired by a foreign country to fight in its army Mercenaries
A professed or accepted leader of some hope or cause Messiah
A temple dedicated to all the gods Pantheon
A member of one of the original citizen families of ancient Rome Patrician
A long period of peace Pax Romana
Lacking learning or literary culture Barbarian
One that dictates Dictator
A member of the Roman plebs Plebeians
The head of the Roman Catholic Church Pope
A country brought under the control of the ancient Roman government Province
A state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives Republic
The supreme council of the ancient Roman republic and empire Senate
A Roman official with the function of protecting the plebeian citizen from arbitrary action by patrician magistrates Tribune
An authoritative rejection or prohibition Veto
A supreme leader of the ancient Romans Imperator
An apartment building that housed most of the urban citizen population of ancient Rome Insulae

Ancient Rome Vocabulary and People Crossword

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is the modern name given to a powerful and wealthy civilization of ancient Italy Etruscans
the legendary seventh and final king of Rome Tarquins
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch. repulic
which an organization or system is regulated checks and balances
the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization Carthage
were a series of three wars fought between Rome and Carthage Punic wars
an aristocrat patricians
a member of the lower social classes (commoner) Plebeians
people who ruled the republic. Consul
an official in ancient Rome chosen by the plebeians to protect their interests tribunes
"I forbid" veto
the Romans to create a code of law Twelve tables of law
The authority and influence of law in society Rule of law
a ruler with total power over a country Dictator
who was a Roman politician, military general Julius caesar
a group of three men holding power Triumvirate
was a Roman statesman and military leader who was the first Emperor of the Roman Empire. Octavian /Augustus
Roman peace Pax Romana
to bring water from the country to the city aqueducts
in the most specific use of the word, refers to money currency