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emperorn: the male ruler of an empire
sectn: a group of people who follow a particular religious or philosophical belief system, especially one that is regarded as outside the norm or mainstream
ruthlessadj: lacking in pity or compassion; willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their goals, regardless of the consequences for others
persecutionn: the act or practice of treating someone cruelly or unfairly, especially based on race, religion, or political belief
giantadj: enormous; much bigger or more important than similar items usually are
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
Christn: the man that Christians believe is the prophet and the son of God, and whose life and sermons form the basis for Christianity
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
recountv: to describe what happened or to narrate a story
crueladj: feeling or showing pleasure in causing pain or suffering to others
executionn: the act or process of carrying out a plan, order, or course of action; the act or process of carrying out the death penalty
derangedadj: suffering from a severe mental disorder; insane or mad
tyrantn: a ruler who uses their power cruelly and oppressively; a cruel and oppressive person
involvev: to include or affect someone or something as a necessary part of something else
disbelievern: a person who does not believe in something, such as a religion or idea
worshipv: to have or show a strong feeling of profound respect and admiration for a religious entity such as God or a god
criminaln: a person who has committed a crime
crucifyv: to execute someone by nailing or binding them to a cross, leaving them there to die
rejectv: to refuse to accept, consider, or use something or someone
divinityn: the state or quality of being divine; the state of being a god or goddess; the study of religious beliefs and practices
pagann: a person who holds religious beliefs other than those of the main world religions, such as Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism; (adjective) not following the main monotheistic religions
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
intensifyv: to increase or make something increase in extent or strength
sporadicallyadv: in an irregular manner; occasionally; now and then
neverthelessadv: in spite of that; yet
attractv: to draw or entice someone or something towards them through the qualities they have, especially positive ones
adherentn: a person who supports a particular party, person, or set of ideas; the act or state of coming or being in close contact with something
mainstreamn: the ideas, opinions, beliefs, etc., that are considered normal or accepted by most people
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
convertv: to have a talk with someone; (adjective) reversed in order, relation, or action
edictn: an official order or command issued by a ruler or government; a formal or authoritative proclamation
widespreadadj: existing or happening in various places or among many people
generationn: all the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively; the production of heat or electricity
replacev: to take the place of something
creedn: a system of beliefs or principles
spann: the entire length of something, such as time or space from beginning to end; the amount of space that something covers
outlawv: to make something illegal; (noun) a person who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
faithn: complete trust in something or someone’s ability or knowledge; a strong belief in religion, divine power, etc.
embracev: to accept something willingly and enthusiastically; (noun) the act of clasping another person in the arms as in greeting or affection
malcontentn: a person who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs
imperialadj: relating to or associated with an empire or the person or country that rules it
collapsev: to fall down or give way suddenly, often after breaking apart
unifyv: to bring or join something together so that they form a single unit
continentn: one of the earth’s large landmasses; (adjective) abstaining from your feelings, especially your desire to have sex
Catholicadj: universal and including many different types of things; related to or associated with the part of the Christian Church that has the Pope as its leader
headquarterv: the central office or location from which a business or organization is managed
ruinv: to damage, spoil, or demolish something; (noun) an unrecoverable state of devastation and destruction,
colosseumn: a large amphitheater (= an open-air venue used for entertainment, performances, and sports) in Rome whose construction was begun by Vespasian about AD 75 or 80
ancientadj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old
conversionn: the act or process of changing something from one thing to another; the state of being changed
reignn: the period of time during which a monarch or government holds power; (verb) to be the king or queen
executev: to kill someone, especially as a legal punishment; to carry out or perform an action, duty, etc.
brother-in-lawn: the brother of one’s spouse
suitableadj: fit or appropriate; proper; adapted
originn: the first existence or beginning of something
honorn: high regard or great respect for someone; the quality of having and doing based on a keen sense of morality; (verb) to show respect towards someone
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
turkeyn: (of an animal) a large bird with a fan-shaped tail native to North America, widely grown for food; (of a country) a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans
abolishv: to do away with completely; to put an end to
gladiatorn: a person who fought in ancient Rome’s public contests, typically armed with weapons and wearing armor to entertain audiences
amusev: to entertain or divert the mind; to make someone laugh
massn: a large amount of a substance with no definite shape or form; a large number of people or things grouped or crowded together
illegaladj: not allowed by law

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