MYTHICAL CHARACTERS.



EROS

He was the god responsable for sexual attraction, love and sex. Also, called the god of fertility. He was the son of Aphrodite and Ares.
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AENEAS

He was a hero of the Trojan War. Was the son of Anchises and Aphrodite and he get married with Creusa and they had a son called, Ascanio.
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VENUS

She was a godess associated with the love, beauty and the fertility. She get married with Vulcan.

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MERCURIO

He was the god of comerce. He was the son of Jupiter and Maia Maiestas.
mercurio


ZEUS

He was the king of the gods and the god of the sky and thunder. He get married with Hera.

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HERCULES

He is the Roman name for the mythical Greek demigod Heracles. He was the son of Zeus and the mortal Alcmena.

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CENTAUR

He is a mythological creature that is half man and half horse. The top is of a man and the botton is a horse. For example: The Furlett Centaurs.
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CUPIDO

He is a mythological creature who represents an almost naked boy. He wear a diaper and always wear a bow with arrows.
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ROMULO & REMO

They was twins and they was abandoned by their parents and there were raised by a wolf.

romulo&remo


MINOTAUR

He was a monster with man's body and bullheads; and was a mythological criature too.

minotauro

MEDUSA


She is a mythological monster that convert in stone to the person who looked into his eyes. Later, she was decapitated by Perseo.

medusa


PEGASUS

It was born of the blood shed by Medusa when Perseo killed her. Is totally white and has two wins white too. When flying seems that is running for the air.

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DIOSES

They were a mythological character who the roman people thought that gods realize wish. For example: Atenea, the go of love.

IMPORTANT CHARACTERS.



JULIUS CAESAR

He was a military and politic roman. He was emperor of Rome. He was born on July, 13th of 100 before of Cristo, and he was died on March, 15th of 44 before of Cristo.

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GLADIATOR

He is a person who fight with other person or a beast, in the anfitheatre in the Ancient Rome.
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LEGACIES

They was a general in the Roman army.
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AQUILES

He was a hero of the war of Troy and one of the principals protagonists and more great warriors of Homer's Iliad.

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ALEXANDRIAN

They were citizens who lived in Alexandria.

alejandrinos


HECTOR

He was a trojan prince, in the War of Troy. He defend the town against enemies. He dead at the hans of Achilles.

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PRÍAMO

He was the mitic king of Troy in the epoch of the War of Troy.

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BOECIO

He was a roman philosopher. He proposed translate to latin the works of Aristoteles and Platon, but he not finished his proyect. His works more famous is “ConsolatioPhilosophiae”.

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CICERÓN

He was a philosopher, politic, writter, etc. Is one of the most important authors of the Roman History. He introduced the most famous Hellenistic philosophical schools in the republican literature.

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ROMAN EMPIRE

It was a period of Roman civilization in classical antiquity. This term is used to describe the Roman state during and after the time of the first emperor, Augustus. Several events are proposed to mark the transition from republic to empire, including the appoinment of Julius Caesar as perpetual dictator. The Roman expansion began in the days of the Republic. The Roman Empire controlled aproximately 6,500,000km2 of land surface.

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PLACES.



ROME

It is the capital of Italy and the country's largest and most populated municipality with over 2,7 millions residents in 1,285,3km2. Rome's history as a city extends for over 2,500 years.

roma

POMPEYA

It is a town of Rome, which was destroyed and buried by the lava of a volcano. Many people was dead and nobody survive.


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CÁRTAGO

It was a very important town of the oldest founded by Phoenicians of North Africa.

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CASTLE OF SANT'ANGELO

It is a roman monument located on the shore of the Tiber's river; near Vatican City.


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ROMAN VILLA OF CASALE

It is a villa late Roman whose rests are situated in the locality of Piazza Armerina.

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ALEXANDRIA It is the town of North of Egypt, situated in the Nire river delta. Is the capital of the governorship the same name and the principal port of the country.

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TROY

It is a town of Greece. The romans wants to conquest Troy whit a wooden horse. The horse was a present of the romans for trojans to deceive and conquest Troy. Finally, Troy was burned and destroyed.

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PIAZZA ARMERINA

It is a italian municipality in the province of Enna, famous for the roman mosaics of the Ville of Casale.

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ROMAN FORUM

It is a place where was setting shops, etc. There was many people in this place.
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ÁGORA

It was a public square that was the cultural, comercial and politics center.

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MONUMENTS.


ROMAN TEMPLES

They were a place of worship to the gods in Ancient Rome. For example: Temple of Augustus in Pola, Croatia.

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TOMB

It is a work that use for bury persons who was dead. There are tombs of many forms, for example with the face of the dead's person, or the name, etc.
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PANTHEON

It is a place where gods are buried many of the same religion. For example: The Pantheon of Rome.
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ANFITHEATRE

It is a place where the roman village went for see the fight between gladiators. For example: The Coliseum of Rome.

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RUINAS

They are a places were before there was a town, whichi was destroyed by earthquakes, volcanoes, etc. For example: Pompeya.

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BUSTO

It is a sculpture that only have a head. For example: The Busto of Socrates.

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ESTELA FUNERARIA

It is a monument with form of gravestone where written the names, dates or other thins of the person who died.

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PARTENON

It is a temple dedicated to the godess Atenea that is the protector of Athens.

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ESCULTURA

It is the art of stone carving, wood or others materials. For example: David of Miguel Angel.

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SANTUARIO

It is a temple or a place where many religions people pray to a saint or an important character. For example: the Vaticano.
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ROMAN MILESTONE

It is a cylindrical column that placed in the edge of Roman roads for noted the distances each 1000 steps. For example: Milestone of Nerón.
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ROMAN AQUEDUCT

It is a monument construted for provide water to the towns and industrial places.
acueducto_romano

RESERVOIR

It is the concentration of arqueologies rests. It can find a concentration of rests of human activities. For example: arqueology reservoir in Saqqara, Egypt.
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OBJECTS.


TRIRREME

It was a war ship, have a three rows of rowers on each side. For example: A greek trirreme.
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SARCÓPHAGUS

It is a litter object or a big box where the people introduce the ashes of the dead people. For example: the sarcophagus of Elena.

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ÁNFORA

It is a ceramic a recipient with big size with two handles and a long neck. For example: ánfora ebusitana, Spain.
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ART.


MOSAIC

It is an image formed for small pieces of colored and is formed of differents materials. Mosaic is use in cathedral, and use for interior decoration.

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RELIEVES

It is a technique that make the image highlight of a plane background. For example: Relieve hundido: Templo de Kom Ombo( Egypt)
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FRESH

It is a painted realize on a surface covered with a layer of gypsum and put lime; and when the last layer is wet, paint on it.
fresco

ETRUSCAN ART

It was the form of the figurative art produced by the etruscan civilization that developed in the North of Italy.

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TEXTS.


LATIN LANGUAJE

It is an Romance languaje originally spoken in latium and Ancient Rome. It is the languaje spoken in much of Europe and Africa.

MANUSCRIPT

It is information that has been created manually by someone. For example: Papiro Ebers.



MITOS

They are a old leyends that say the history of the world , or the gods, etc. For example: Atenea, comes armed from the head of Zeus.


OBRA LITERARIA LATINA

It is an artistic creation transmitting of oral form or written form. This transmitting messages of a lot of forms. For example: La Batalla del Campo del Este, of J.R.R Tolkien.



ILÍADA

It is the oldest poem of the western literature. Is applied to Homero. It consist of 15,693 verses. Is focud in the cholera of Achilles. Narrates the events ocurred for 51 years in the tenth and the last year of the War of Troy.


EMILIANENSES GLOSSES

They are a little anotations handwritten, realize in several lenguages, as in latin, between lines or in the margins on some passages.



CANTAR DE MIO CID

It is an anonimous epic poem that represents heroic deeds inspired in the gentleman Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar's last years. It was written in medieval castilian around to the year 1200.