Livy M

LīVĕO > LīVĭUS

This name derives from the Latin “līvĕo > līvĭus”, meaning “to envy, envious, jealous, be blue, blueness, blue, grow blue, be livid with anger or jealousy”. Livius is the nomen of an individual male of the Livia Gens, a family of ancient Rome. Titus Livius was the most important historian of the Augustan age. Livia Drusilla, after her formal adoption into the Julian family in AD 14 also known as Julia Augusta, was the wife of the Roman emperor Augustus throughout his reign, as well as his adviser.

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