I.a Roman proper name; in partic., the name of three Roman emperors, Capitol. Gord.—
II. Deriv. Gordĭānus , a, um, adj., of or belonging to the emperor Gordian, Gordian: “LEGIO,” Inscr. Grut. 53, 10; Inscr. Don. cl. 3, no. 48.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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