Tiberius

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Tiberius
2nd Emperor o the Roman Empire
Bust o the Emperor Tiberius
Reign 18 September 14 AD – 16 Mairch 37 AD
Full name
  • Tiberius Claudius Nero (birth tae adoption)
  • Tiberius Julius Caesar (adoption tae accession)
  • Imperator Tiberius Caesar Augustus (as Emperor)
Born 16 November 42 BC
Birthplace Roum
Dee'd 16 Mairch AD 37 (aged 77)
Place o daith Misenum, Italy
Buriet Mausoleum o Augustus, Roum
Predecessor Augustus, stepfather
Successor Caligula, great-nephew
Consort tae
Affspring
Faither Tiberius Claudius Nero
Mither Livia Drusilla

Tiberius (/tˈbɪəriəs/; Laitin: Tiberius Caesar Divi Augusti filius Augustus;[1][2] 16 November 42 BC – 16 Mairch 37 AD) wis Roman Emperor frae 14 AD tae 37 AD. Born Tiberius Claudius Nero, a Claudian, Tiberius wis the son o Tiberius Claudius Nero an Livia Drusilla. His mither divorced Nero an married Augustus in 39 BC, makin him a step-son o Octavian.

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  1. In Classical Laitin, Tiberius' name would be inscribed as TIBERIVS CAESAR DIVI AVGVSTVS F AVGVSTVS.
  2. Tiberius' regal name haes an equivalent Scots meanin o "Tiberius Caesar, Son o the Divine Augustus, the Emperor".