Caesar

Definitions

  • Caesar's legions landing in Britain
    Caesar's legions landing in Britain
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Caesar conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC)
    • n Caesar United States comedian who pioneered comedy television shows (born 1922)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history. Spades - King David, Clubs - Alexander the Great, Hearts - Charlemagne, Diamonds - Julius Caesar
    • n Caesar A title, originally a surname of the Julian family at Rome, which, after being dignified in the person of the dictator C. Julius Cæsar, was assumed by successive Roman emperors, and finally came to be applied to the heir presumptive to the throne, in the same manner as Augustus was added as a title to the name of the reigning emperor. The title was perpetuated in the Kaiser of the Holy Roman Empire, a dignity first assumed by Charlemagne.
    • n Caesar Hence A dictator; a conqueror; an emperor; an absolute monarch.
    • Caesar To imitate Cæsar; assume dictatorial or imperial power.
    • Caesar To make like Cæsar; raise to imperial power.
    • n Caesar [lowercase] A name in the Bahamas of the small grunt or Tom Tate, Bathystoma rimator, a food-fish of the family Hæmulidæ.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Ghosts appear in 4 Shakespearian plays; Julius Caesar, Richard III, Hamlet and Macbeth.
    • n Caesar sē′zar an absolute monarch, an autocrat, from the Roman dictator Caius Julius Cæsar (100-44 B.C.)
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Quotations

  • Gladiator's Salute
    Gladiator's Salute
    “Hail Caesar, those who are about to die salute you.”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look; He thinks too much; such men are dangerous. [Julius Caesar]”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him. The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones.”
  • William Blake
    William%20Blake
    “The strongest poison ever known came from Caesar's laurel crown.”
  • Joseph Campell
    Joseph Campell
    “What millions died that Caesar might be great?”
  • Henry Vaughan
    Henry Vaughan
    “Caesar had perished from the world of men, had not his sword been rescued by his pen.”

Usage

In literature:

Long before Warde reached Caesar's room, Caesar would have heard him.
"The Hill" by Horace Annesley Vachell
And what have Caesar's deeds and Caesar's fame 320 Done for the earth?
"The Works of Lord Byron" by Lord Byron
Julius Caesar had no son to take his place, so he named his nephew, Augustus, his heir.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great Philosophers, Volume 8" by Elbert Hubbard
Caesar was Pope: and no State religion since his time has been an improvement on that of Caesar.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7" by Elbert Hubbard
And I suppose the Lord Jesus died even for Caesar, black though he be.
"Out in the Forty-Five" by Emily Sarah Holt
Besides, you oughtn't to know how to say things like that, ought you, Caesar?
"The King's Mirror" by Anthony Hope
I took Caesar, and Carlos had two other dogs.
"In the Wilds of Florida" by W.H.G. Kingston
Caesar and the House of Caesar brook no rivalry in the heart of a Roman patrician.
""Unto Caesar"" by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
We certainly couldn't get off that roof, and if we could, there was Julius Caesar.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
But Caesar never killed his master's sheep.
"Mike Marble" by Uncle Frank
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In poetry:

I love you, great new Titan!
Am I not you?
Napoleon or Caesar
Out of you grew.
"Soldier: Twentieth Century" by Isaac Rosenberg
I am with terrorism
if it will save me
from the Caesar of Yehuda
and the Caesar of Rome
"I Am With Terrorism" by Nizar Qabbani
Caesar's double-bed is warm
As an unimportant clerk
Writes I DO NOT LIKE MY WORK
On a pink official form.
"The Fall of Rome" by W H Auden
No Caesar he, whom we lament,
A man without a precedent,
Sent it would seem, to do
His work--and perish too!
"An Horatian Ode" by Richard Henry Stoddard
Then Freedom rose immortal,
As Freedom ever must,
Though Caesar's tombs are ruins,
And Mammon's temples dust.
"The March Of Freedom" by Ernest Jones
If Paul in Caesar's court must stand,
He need not fear the sea;
Secured from harm, on every hand,
By the divine decree.
"Paul's Voyage" by John Newton

In news:

Marvin Fong, The Plain Dealer The sale of racing permits at Thistledown racetrack in North Randall to Rock Ohio Caesars was approved by the Ohio Racing Commission, clearing the way for the track to become a racino.
Actress Charlize Theron arrives at CinemaCon's Big Screen Achievement Awards ceremony at Caesars Palace on April 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Tortellini masquerade as croutons in a robust Caesar.
2012 Vegas Uncork 'd: Grand Tasting at Caesars Palace.
View full size Horseshoe Casino Cleveland An artist's rendering of the $10 million welcome center and valet parking operation to be built by Rock Ohio Caesars across from the Higbee Building in downtown Cleveland.
Rock Ohio Caesars A rendering of what the Horseshoe Casino Cleveland in the Higbee building will look like at night.
Ocean view from Caesars in Atlantic City on Tuesday (Ken Spaulding).
White Bean Caesar Salad Dressing.
Going Short Some authors simply prefer compact storytelling over the novel's wordy road By Petula Caesar.
The online education program was brought to the school thanks to the Caesars Foundation and Vegas PBS' help.
Your Cleopatra, Marc Antony , Caesar costumes.
0Police have released a photo of a suspect they believe robbed the Little Caesars in Escanaba.
Police in Escanaba are looking for the person who held up Little Caesars Pizza at gunpoint Monday evening.
A statue of Caesar Augustus , first emperor of the Roman Empire, welcomes the 2012 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo to Caesar Palace.
Executive chef Hotel Caesar Augustus St John.
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In science:

Julius Caesar created the Caesar cipher Geoffrey Chaucey, an English author included many ciphers in its work.
CRyptography and non commutative cohomology
The approach encoded in the program CAESAR is a hybrid analytical and numerical method.
Hadronic Final States
Zanderighi): In order to facilitate the calculation of new shape observables, in particular for p ¯p and DIS, a program (CAESAR ) has been developed which, for a class of observables, yields resummed results in NLL order by combining analytical and numerical methods.
Multiparticle Dynamics 2004
At times he identifies increasing complexity with increasing randomness, such as when he compares a Caesar cipher with a cipher generated by a one-time pad ( page 78).
An Algorithmic Information Theory Critique of Statistical Arguments for Intelligent Design
It is seen that while pythia with tune A describes the rough features of the distributions, it does not describe the tails towards small and large values very well. A parton-level theory prediction in NLO+NLL (solid line), computed using nlojet++ [36, 37] and caesar [38, 39], is also overlaid on the data.
Recent QCD results from the Tevatron
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