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Fausta

(Flavia Maximiana Fausta) (fôs`tə), d. c.326, Roman princess. She was the wife of Constantine IConstantine I
or Constantine the Great
, 288?–337, Roman emperor, b. Naissus (present-day Niš, Serbia). He was the son of Constantius I and Helena and was named in full Flavius Valerius Constantinus.
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, the daughter of MaximianMaximian
(Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maximianus) , d. 310, Roman emperor, with Diocletian (286–305). An able commander, he was made caesar (subemperor) by Diocletian in 285 and augustus in 286.
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, and the mother of Constantine II, Constantius II, and Constans I. It is said that she was put to death by Constantine I when she falsely accused Crispus, Constantine's son by his first wife, of attempting to seduce her.
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After the introduction of CLM in the Americas, 3 new species belonging to the Eulophidae family were described: Cirrospilus floridensis Evans, Cirrospilus neotropicus Diez and Fidalgo, and Galeopsomyia fausta LaSalle (LaSalle & Pena 1997; Evans 1999; Diez & Fidalgo 2003).
In Making Librettos, Part IV, the authors Fausta Antonucci and Lorenzo Bianconi, Anna Tedesco, and Nicola Badolato focus a lens on the librettos of Cavalli's operas and on librettist Cicognini, in particular.
Ivana Barakova, Marketa Derdakova, Giovanna Carpi, Fausta Rosso, Margherita Collini, Valentina Tagliapietra, Claudio Ramponi, Heidi C.
Writing in Italian were Giuseppe Ungaretti and Fausta Cialente , in French was Filippo Tommaso Marinetti (a founder of Futurism in Europe), and in Greek, of course, are Stratis Tsirkas and Constantine Cavafy -- one of the great figures of the Modernist movement.
I haven't done many trips with school and I thought this would be nice," said Fausta Zarskute, 14, from Lithuania.
La Teta Asustada (Milk of Sorrow) is a film about a young woman, Fausta, who is affected by an illness resulting from a period of violence and physical abuse in Peru.
J'y retourne aussi pour Ungaretti, parce que son lien avec sa ville natale me semble n'avoir pas ete suffisamment valorise, a l'instar d'autres poetes et ecrivains comme Marinetti, Enrico Pea, Fausta Cialente, qui dans la cite d'Ipazia, ont passe une importante part de leur vie.
This French Connection Fausta jumpsuit features the same flattering V-neck shape as Freida's, and is currently down from pounds 150 to pounds 120 in John Lewis.
Leithart, DC, 227 ("scandalous exercise of power by Constantine" in killing his wife, Fausta, and son, Crispus), 230.
Includes Fausta Cialente, Natalia Ginzburg, Anna Maria Ortese, Elsa Morante, Lalla Romano, Dacia Maraini, Anna Maria Scaramuzzino, Francesca Duranti, Francesca Sanvitale, Sandra Petrignani, Ginevra Bompiani, Marina Mizzau, and Paola Capriolo.
For a nontarget, fruit-feeding Trypetinae, researchers selected the native black cherry fly (Rhagoletis fausta [Osten Sacken]), which infests fruit of bitter cherry.