Roman consul

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A consul served in the heichest elected poleetical office o the Roman Republic.

Ilka year, twa consuls wur electit thegither, tae serve for a ane-year term. Ilka consul wis gien veto pouer ower his colleague an the offeecials wad alternate ilka month. Houiver, efter the establishment o the Empire, the consuls wur merely a figurative representative o Roum’s republican heritage an held very little pouer an authority, wi the Emperor actin as the supreme leader.