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ˈgeɪ əsgaius

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Caligula, Gaius, Gaius Caesarnoun

    Roman Emperor who succeeded Tiberius and whose uncontrolled passions resulted in manifest insanity; noted for his cruelty and tyranny; was assassinated (12-41)


  1. Gaius

    Gaius, sometimes spelled Gajus, Kaius, Cajus, Caius, was a common Latin praenomen; see Gaius (praenomen).


  1. gaius

    Gaius is an ancient Roman first name, often abbreviated as C. The most famous personalities with this name were Julius Caesar and various Roman Emperors including Gaius Julius Caesar Germanicus (better known as Caligula). The name is also used in other contexts, such as in law where "Gaius" is a reference to a famous Roman jurist, whose institutes were used as a standard legal text for centuries.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Gaius

    a Roman jurist of the 2nd century, whose "Institutes" served for the basis of Justinian's.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gaius in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gaius in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Gaius in a Sentence

  1. Caligula:

    I have existed from the morning of the world and I shall exist until the last star falls from the night. Although I have taken the form of Gaius Caligula, I am all men as I am no man, and therefore I am a god.

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    A usurious
    B flabby
    C ostensive
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