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ScriptsТрајан Macedonian
PronouncedPron.TRAY-jən English

Meaning & History

From the Roman cognomen Traianus, which is of unknown meaning. The Roman emperor Trajan (full name Marcus Ulpius Traianus) is considered among the most capable men to have led the empire. His military accomplishments include victories over Dacia and Parthia.
Other Languages & CulturesTraianus Ancient Roman Traian Romanian
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emperors, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute