Definition of Crassus, Marcus Licinius in English:

Crassus, Marcus Licinius

proper noun

  • (c.115–53 BC), Roman politician. After defeating Spartacus in 71 BC, Crassus joined Caesar and Pompey in the First Triumvirate in 60. In 55 he was made consul and given a special command in Syria, where, after some successes, he was defeated and killed.

Pronunciation

Crassus, Marcus Licinius

/ˈkrasəs/