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Ancient Rome Vocabulary Crossword

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He's a Roman Historian, who is he? Livy
What's similar to Jury Duty? Civic Duty
It's the earliest attempt by the Romans to create a code of law/ civil rights The 12 Tables
a division of the Roman army, usually comprising 3000 to 6000 soldiers. Legions
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus. Christianity
A territory governed as an administrative or political unit of a country or empire. Provinces
What's it called when a group of are ruled by an emperor? Empire
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
one of a number of elected magistrates charged chiefly with the administration of civil justice and ranking next below a consul. Praetors
Is a political institution in ancient Rome. Roman Senate
what is it called when a a state in which supreme power is held by the people? Republic
Who were the legendary founders of Rome? Romulus & Remus
Which mountains are the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe? Alps
What's the term that's originally referred to a group of ruling class families in ancient Rome? Patricians
What's the name of the largest Mediterranean island? Sicily
Who spoke unique language and influenced Greek traders with their culture? Etruscans
What's the name of the city located in the capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization? Carthage
He was one of the greatest military leaders in history. His most famous campaign took place during the Second Punic War (218-202), when he caught the Romans off guard by crossing the Alps. Who is he? Hannibal
He's a Thracian gladiator who was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic. Who is he? Spartacus
It's used to keep the government from getting too powerful in one branch. What's it called? Checks & balances
What the name of the third-longest river in Italy? Tiber River
What's it called when legal equality is the principle under which all people are subject to the same laws of justice? Equality under the law
What's the name of the act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial powers of government in separate bodies? Separations of power
He was an ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period, who is he? Virgil
He led the Roman lyric poet during the time of Augustus, who is he? Horace
What's the name when the male is the head of the family? paterfamilias
What's the name, who fights and is known as a Roman gladiator? retiarius
They were trained to fight a retiarius. Who are they? Secutor
The country that existed under Persian, Greek, and Roman rule, what's the name of the country? Judaea
What term referred to all free Roman citizens? Plebeian

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Rome Crossword

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member of the royal line Aeneas
twin brothers Romulus and Remulus
power resides in elected individuals republic
a right to reject a decision veto
language of ancient Rome's empire Latin
lower class citizen in Ancient Rom plebian
land owners ( Upper class) patricians
so one person cant take too much control checks and balances
a ruler with total power over a country dictator
place used for judicial and other buisness forum
3000-6000 men in an army legions
a civil officer or lay judge magistrates
helped lead a army as a dictator then went back to his farm cincinnatus
political institution in rome Roman senate
three wars between rome and carthage Punic wars
carthaginian general in the secound punic war he crossed the alps and attacked italy hannibal
roman general and politician gaius marius
roman general and statesman lucius cornelius sulla
slave and gladiator spartacus
two elected cheif magistrates who ruled the republic consuls

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History Vocab Crossword

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languages that developed from latin, such as Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Romanian. Romance Languages
A human made raised channel that carries water from distant places. Aqueduct
Roman Peace; a period of general peace and prosperity in the Roman Empire that lasted from 27 BC to AD 180. Pax Romana
A series of wars between Rome and Carthage in the 200's and 100's BC. Punic Wars
Roman public meeting place. Forum
A system that balances the distribution of power in a government. checks and balances
Language of the Romans. Latin
To reject or prohibit actions and laws of other government official. Veto
The most powerful officials in Rome consul
Elected official in Rome. magistrate
Common people of Ancient Rome. Plebeian
Nobility in Roman society. Patrician
Of or relating to ancient Etruria or it's people, language, or culture. Etruscans
he twin brothers and main characters of Rome's foundation myth. Romulus and remus
a ruler who has almost absolute power. Dictator
a political system in which people elect leaders to govern them. republic
a group of up to 6,000 Roman soldiers. Legion
trojan hero Aeneas
a Latin word meaning first in time or order; the first, foremost, chief, the most eminent, distinguished, or noble; the first man, first person. Princeps
March 15, assassination of Julius Caesar The ides of march
both the name of a shallow river in northeastern Italy, just south of Ravenna, and the name historically given to a river that was famously crossed by Julius Caesar in 49 B.C. rubicon
political alliance of Caesar Augustus second triumvirate
an unofficial political alliance, between three prominent Roman politicians Julius Caesar, Pompey the Great and Marcus Licinius Crassus. first triumvirate
great landed estates. latifundia
the legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law. The Tables consolidated earlier traditions into an enduring set of laws. twelve tables
political institution senate
a judicial officer who had broad authority in cases of equity, was responsible for the production of the public games, and, in the absence of consuls, exercised extensive authority in the government. Praetor

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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

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ROME CROSSWORD PUZZEL

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What is the language spoken & written by the Romans ? LATIN
What do we call a made up story ? MYTH
What is a country without a king, queen, or empire but people are elected to rule it called ? REBUBLIC
What do you call a person when the live in or from Rome in Italy ? ROMAN
What do you call a person that is elected to be part of the government ? SENATOR
What is the highest position in the Roman government. They are two of them and they are elected each year for one year term ? CONSULS
What is someone called when they are a ruler that has absolute power ? DICTATON
What is it when a family passes down there leadership of a country from generation to generation ? DYNASTY
What do u call a leader of an empire ? EPEROR
What type of art is it when you are using small tiles made of glass or stone to create a picture ? MOSAIC
What is someone called when they are a member of the original elite land-owning families of Rome ? PATRICIAN
what do you call someone who is not a person of the patrician class ? PLEBEIAN
What do you call someone who is a elected representative of the Plebeian council ? TRIBUNE
Who was the man that lid the military that defeated Pompey and was "dictator for life". JULIUS CAESEAR
What is a soldier that is paid to fight in a foreign army ? MERCENARY
What did the Romans call it when they where at a period when peace and prosperity ran through all of Rome ? PAX ROMANA
This was a series of three wars between Rome and carthage that resulted in the destruction of carthage . PUNIC WARS
What do you call a group of three leaders sharing control of the government ? TRIUMVIRATE
What do u call a elected representative of the plebeians ? ASSEMBLY
What were the Roman laws called ? TWELEVE TABLES

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