Associations to the word «Justinian»


JUSTINIAN, adjective. Of or pertaining to Justinian I, Emperor of the Byzantine or East Roman Empire from 527 to 565.

Dictionary definition

JUSTINIAN, noun. Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565).

Wise words

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Paul Gauguin