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Definition of Lustrum

Lustrum
Lustrum Lus"trum, n.; pl. E. Lustrums, L. Lustra. [L. Cf. 2d & 3d Luster.] A lustration or purification, especially the purification of the whole Roman people, which was made by the censors once in five years. Hence: A period of five years.

Meaning of Lustrum from wikipedia

- lustrum (IPA: [lustrum], plural lustra) was a term for a five-year period in Ancient Rome. The word should not be confused with the homograph lustrum...
- Lustrum (US: Conspirata; 2009) is a historical novel by British author Robert Harris. It is the sequel to Imperium and the middle volume of a trilogy...
- Lustrum (plural lustra) was a term for a five-year period in Ancient Rome. Lustrum may also refer to: Lustrum (novel), a novel by Robert Harris in his...
- plebeian censor performed the solemn purification of the people (the "lustrum"; Livy Periochae 13) until 280 BC. In 131 BC, for the first time, both...
- around the sun. Year-based units include the olympiad (four years), the lustrum (five years), the indiction (15 years), the decade, the century, and the...
- from the fact that the census described in 403 is numbered lustrum XVI and counting from lustrum X which was held in 459 BC only gives us four pairs of censors...
- Dictator follows the first novel Imperium (2006) and the second novel Lustrum (2009). It is both a biography of Cicero and a tapestry of Rome in the...
- Before Christ Common Era Decade List of decades, centuries, and millennia Lustrum Middle Ages Millennium Modern era Saeculum Year AD and CE year numbering...
- never comes out. L.C. Tulsa, Clark's first book, was published in 1971 by Lustrum Press, owned by Ralph Gibson. It has been claimed that thanks to Gene Pitney's...
- about the recent history of Great Britain." Lustrum (2009) The second novel in the Cicero trilogy, Lustrum, was published in October 2009. It was released...
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