What is another word for Tacitus?

4 synonyms found


[ tˈasɪtəs], [ tˈasɪtəs], [ t_ˈa_s_ɪ_t_ə_s]

Tacitus is a proper noun and therefore does not have any synonyms. It is the name of a Roman historian, famous for his works on the history of the Roman Empire. Some of his notable works include "The Annals" and "The Histories", which describe the reigns of several emperors. Tacitus' writing style is characterized by his wit, precision, and attention to detail, which have made his works invaluable to historians and scholars throughout the centuries. While there are no synonyms for Tacitus, his contributions to the field of history and literature have been immeasurable and continue to be studied today.

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Usage examples for Tacitus

Tacitus, as well as Suetonius, refers to it.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar
The testimony of Cicero, Persius, Juvenal, Quintilian, Tacitus, and Gellius, confirms on this point the more ample testimony of Horace.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar
If one of the lost books of Tacitus were recovered, scholars would not judge it by any account that might be given of its preservation and discovery, but would say, Let us see it and read it, and we will very soon tell you whether it is genuine or not.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I"
Marcus Dods

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