Claudius


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Clau·di·us

(klow'dē-ŭs),
Friedrich M., German anatomist, 1822-1869. See: Claudius cells, Claudius fossa.
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Emperor Claudius II banned marriages, because he believed that it distracted soldiers.
The end of the play again with Gertrude poisoned, Claudius dead the young prince fading from life in Horatio's arms is devastating.
Erica and Claudius have been instrumental in the growth and success of Pettigrew & Associates and we are proud to recognize this outstanding achievement," says Pettigrew & Associates CEO, Debra Hicks PE/PSI.
Shaikh Abdullah conveyed the greetings of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to Prime Minister Keith Claudius Mitchell.
Tom Lawrence, Matthew Romain, Beruce Khan / Horatio, Rosencrantz, Laertes, Guildenstern / Claudius and Polonius
Claudius is thought to have been poisoned by his wife Agrippina, Nero's mother, to ensure her son's succession before Claudius's own son Britannicus, then only 13, was old enough to be considered.
He can save himself and Denmark by killing Claudius, but to kill Claudius is to act out his father's wish and the disaster for Hamlet is that this course of action perfectly coincides with the solution of his own problem.
Claudius is a treacherous drunk, barely able to stand up in his final scene.
Muscat: Hockey veteran Saiyed Ali Sibtain Naqvi has paid tribute to triple Olympic gold medal winner Leslie Walter Claudius who passed away on Thursday after a prolonged battle with cirrhosis of liver.
PAKISTANI head coach Akhtar Rasool and Indian coach Michael Nobbs paid their glowing tributes to hockey legend Leslie Claudius after learning about his demise.
Now those love notes from 1970-1971 are being offered for sale at Sotheby's in New York by the family of Tracey Claudius, who the auction house says is ill at her home near Philadelphia.
The 'Restituta Inscription', IG XVI 1751, is a unique inscription dedicated by a woman, Restituta, to her professor and patron Claudius Alcimus, who was also a doctor of Caesar.