Translation of triumvir in Spanish:


triunviro, n.

Pronunciation /ˈtrʌɪəmvə//trʌɪˈʌmvə//traɪˈəmvər/


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    triunviro masculine
    • Octavius, nephew of Julius Caesar, Antony, and Lepidus, united as triumvirs, oppose the forces raised by Brutus and Cassius.
    • For a time, he simply continued by virtue of the powers he had won as a triumvir.
    • After Julius Caesar's assassination, the triumvirs was formed, consisting of three determined men, Octavius Caesar, Mark Antony, and Lepidus, who shared the rule of the Roman Empire.
    • Political anarchy reigned in Rome at the hands of the triumvirs.
    • The system was revived later in the century by the triumvirs Mark Antony, Marcus Lepidus and Octavian to eliminate those judged sympathetic to the assassination of Julius Caesar.