Constantinian dynasty
The Constantinian dynasty is an informal name for the ruling family of the Roman Empire from Constantius Chlorus (†305) to the death of Julian in 363. It is named after its most famous member, Constan...
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Constantine the Great
Constantine the Great (Latin: Flavius Valerius Aurelius Constantinus Augustus; Greek: Κωνσταντίνος ὁ Μέγας; 27 February c. 272 AD – 22 May 337 AD), also known as Constantine I or Saint Constantine...
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Constans
Constans (Latin: Flavius Julius Constans Augustus; c. 323 – 350) was Roman Emperor from 337 to 350. He defeated his brother Constantine II in 340, but anger in the army over his personal life and ...
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Faustina (empress)
Faustina (fl. 361 – 366) was an Empress of the Roman Empire and third wife of Emperor Constantius II. The main source for her biography is the account of historian Ammianus Marcellinus. Her origins an...
Ablabius (consul 331)
Flavius Ablabius also known as Ablabius or Ablavius (flourished 4th century, died 338) was a high official of the Roman Empire.
Ablabius was a Greek from the island of Crete and a man of humble bi...
Daughter of Julius Constantius
An unnamed daughter of Julius Constantius was the first known wife of Constantius II.
She is mentioned in the "Letter To The Senate And People of Athens" by Julian the Apostate to have been a sist...
Constantinople
Constantinople (Greek: Κωνσταντινούπολις Konstantinoúpolis or Κωνσταντινούπολη Konstantinoúpoli; Latin: Constantinopolis; Ottoman Turkish: قسطنطینية, Kostantiniyye; modern Turkish: Ist...
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Council of Sirmium
The Council of Sirmium generally refers to the third of the four episcopal councils held in Sirmium between 357 AD and 359 AD. Specifically one was held in 357, one in 358 and one in 359. The third c...
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Anastasia (sister of Constantine I)
Anastasia was the daughter of Roman Emperor Constantius Chlorus and Flavia Maximiana Theodora, and half sister of Emperor Constantine I. Anastasia was associated with a plot to assassinate Constantine...
Valerius Valens
Aurelius Valerius Valens (died 317) was Roman Emperor from late 316 to March 1, 317. Valens had previously been dux limitis (duke of the frontier) in Dacia.In the first civil war between Licinius and ...
Constantine the Great and Christianity
While the Roman Emperor Constantine the Great (reigned 306–337) ruled, Christianity began to transition to the dominant religion of the Roman Empire. Historians remain uncertain about Constantine's re...
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Bassianus (senator)
Bassianus (died 316) was a Roman senator and a member of the Constantinian dynasty.
In 315 Constantine I went to Italy, where Bassianus was to be married to his half-sister Anastasia. The marriage...
Saint Sarkis the Warrior
Saint Sarkis the Warrior (Armenian: Սուրբ Սարգիս Զորավար, c. 4th century, died 362-363) also known as Saint Sarkis the Greek was a Centurion in the Roman Empire. Sarkis was a contemporary of the r...
Flavius Optatus
Flavius Optatus (died September AD 337) was a Roman senator who was appointed consul in AD 334. He was possibly related to the emperor Constantine I.
Optatus was originally a rhetoritician (or as ...
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Maximian
Maximian (Latin: Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maximianus Herculius Augustus; c. 250 – c. July 310) was Roman Emperor from 286 to 305. He was Caesar from 285 to 286, then Augustus from 286 to 305. He s...
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Crispus
Flavius Julius Crispus (died 326), also known as Flavius Claudius Crispus and Flavius Valerius Crispus, was a Caesar of the Roman Empire. He was the first-born son of Constantine I and Minervina....
Galerius
Galerius (Latin: Gaius Galerius Valerius Maximianus Augustus; c. 260 – April or May 311), was Roman Emperor from 305 to 311. During his reign he campaigned, aided by Diocletian, against the Sassa...
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Ruricius Pompeianus
Ruricius Pompeianus (died 312 Verona) was Praetorian prefect and Commander of cavalry and infantry under Maxentius, Western Roman Emperor. While guarding the Adige and Po Rivers with the ample and wel...
Galla (wife of Julius Constantius)
Galla (fl. about 325) was a member of the Constantinian dynasty that ruled in the Roman Empire.
Galla was the sister of the consul Neratius Cerealis and of the praetorian prefect Vulcacius Rufinus...
Virius Nepotianus
Virius Nepotianus was a Roman statesman who served as Consul of the Roman Empire. He was a member of the Constantinian dynasty.
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Constantina
Constantina (also named Constantia and Constantiana; b. after 307/before 317 - d. 354), and later known as Saint Constance, was the eldest daughter of Roman emperor Constantine the Great and his secon...
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Roman relations with the Parthians and Sassanids
Relations between the Rome and Persian states were established ca. 96 BCE. It was in 69 BCE that the two states clashed for the first time; the political rivalry between the two empires would dominate...
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Nepotianus
Iulius Nepotianus (died June 30, 350), commonly known in English as Nepotian, was a member of the Constantinian dynasty who reigned as a short-lived usurper of the Roman Empire. He ruled the city of ...
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Julius Constantius
Julius Constantius (died September 337) was a politician of the Roman Empire and a member of the Constantinian dynasty, being a son of Emperor Constantius Chlorus and his second wife Flavia Maximiana ...
Flavius Dalmatius
Flavius Dalmatius (died 337), also known as Dalmatius the Censor, was a censor (333), and a member of the Constantinian dynasty, which ruled over the Roman Empire at the beginning of the 4th century.D...
Julian the Apostate
Julian (Latin: Flavius Claudius Iulianus Augustus, Greek: Φλάβιος Κλαύδιος Ἰουλιανὸς Αὔγουστος; 331/332  – 26 June 363), also known as Julian the Apostate, was Roman Emperor from 361 to 3...
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Maximinus II
Maximinus II (Latin: Gaius Valerius Galerius Maximinus Daia Augustus; c. 20 November 270 – July or August 313), also known as Maximinus Daia or Maximinus Daza, was Roman Emperor from 308 to 313. H...
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Helena (wife of Julian)
Helena (died 360) was the wife of Julian, Roman Emperor in 360–363. She was briefly his Empress consort when Julian was proclaimed Augustus by his troops in 360. She died prior to the resolution of hi...
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Minervina
Minervina was the first wife of Constantine the Great. He married her in 303 AD, and the couple had one son, Crispus. When Constantine wanted to strengthen his bonds with the other Tetrarchs, in 307 A...