a.d. 208?–235, Roman emperor 222–235.
Cecilia was a noble and rich Roman lady, who lived in the reign of Alexander Severus.
Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare
It was afterwards arrested in its ruin by Alexander Severus.
Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II) Charles Bucke
Alexander Severus had a hare daily served at his table; yet Csar says that in his time the Britons did not eat the flesh of hare.
Nooks and Corners of English Life, Past and Present John Timbs
Herodian has been accused of prejudice against Alexander Severus.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4 Various
An Alexander Severus was not likely even to make an attempt to do so.
The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 7. (of 7): The Sassanian or New Persian Empire George Rawlinson
Alexander Severus seems to have inclined toward the Christian faith, which was now very widely extended throughout the empire.
A Smaller History of Rome William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
The baths in the time of Alexander Severus were not only kept open from sunrise to sunset, but even during the whole night.
Beacon Lights of History, Volume III John Lord
In the time of Alexander Severus, the horses of the whole Roman cavalry had beautiful coverings1329.
A History of Inventions, Discoveries, and Origins, Volume I (of 2) Johann Beckman
Laws against the Romans relaxed under Alexander Severus, 483.
History of the Jews, Vol. II (of 6) Heinrich Graetz
Alexander Severus guided by his mother, Marnæa, who is created augusta.
The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 03 Various
- Alexander technique
a therapeutic technique based on the idea that postural changes can correct certain deficiencies, especially voice and breathing problems, as in actors and musicians. noun a technique for developing awareness of one’s posture and movement in order to improve it
- Alexander v
1340?–1410, Cretan ecclesiastic: pope 1409–10. Historical Examples Council of Pisa; both popes refuse to appear; they are deposed and Alexander V is elected. The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 07 Various
- Alexander vi
(Rodrigo Borgia) 1431?–1503, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1492–1503 (father of Cesare and Lucrezia Borgia). Contemporary Examples And Pope Alexander VI had the painter Pinturicchio disguise his mistress as the Virgin Mary in one fresco. Great Renaissance Art Thrived Amid Filth Nick Romeo December 2, 2014 Historical Examples Alexander VI displayed himself to the world, for whose […]
- Alexander vii
(Fabio Chigi) 1599–1667, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1655–67.