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Mamaea

Iulia. A Syrian, a native of Emesa, the daughter of Iulia Maesa and mother of the emperor Alexander Severus, whom he reared with much care. When her son was put to death by the soldiers in A.D. 235, she shared his fate. See Elagabalus; Maesa; Severus.

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