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Ludus Magnus

Just east of the Roman Colosseum are the remains of the largest barracks for gladiators in Rome:...

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Meta Sudans

Meta Sudans is a marble-faced fountain and erected by Domitian (between ad 89 and 96 A.D.) in front...

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Colossus of Nero

he name Amphitheatrum-Colyseus appeared for the first time in the eleventh century as a designation...

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Colosseum Capacity

Built in the 70s AD, the ancient elliptical amphitheatre was originally called the Amphitheatrum...

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Colosseum Definition

The name ‘Colosseum’ is derived from the Latin word ‘colosseus’ meaning colossal. This was in...