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Details for Roman Empire

Full name: Roman Empire

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Refers to the great empire that succeeded the Roman Republic and had its capital at Rome, Italy; it began when Octavius Caesar defeated Mark Antony and Egypt's Cleopatra in 31 BCE. At its greatest extent in the 1st century CE it included Europe from Spain to the Persian Gulf, Britain, the Arabian Peninsula, Asia Minor, and North Africa. It is traditionally held to end in the 4th century after its division into four parts by Diocletian, and a brief reunification under Constantine the Great from 324-395.

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The empire ruled by the ancient city of Rome.

Labels in other languages sourced via Nomisma

Roman Empire
Împeratoriya Romê
Empire romain
Impero romano
Romeinse Ryk
የሮሜ መንግሥት
Imperio Román
الإمبراطورية الرومانية
Roma İmperiyası
Рымская імперыя

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Ruler: Tiberius (AD 14-37) (Uncertain)
State: Roman Empire



Ruler: Augustus (27BC-14AD) (Struck in the name of)
State: Roman Empire

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