Main definitions of Cicero in English

: Cicero1Cicero2

Cicero1

proper noun

  • (106–43 BC), Roman statesman, orator, and writer; full name Marcus Tullius Cicero. As an orator and writer Cicero established a model for Latin prose; his surviving works include speeches, treatises on rhetoric, philosophical works, and letters. A supporter of Pompey against Julius Caesar, in the Philippics (43 BC) he attacked Mark Antony, who had him put to death.

Pronunciation

Cicero

/ˈsɪsəroʊ//ˈsisərō/

Main definitions of Cicero in English

: Cicero1Cicero2

Cicero2

proper noun

  • A town in north-eastern Illinois, just west of Chicago; population 80,414 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Cicero

/ˈsisəˌrō//ˈsɪsəˌroʊ/