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Alexander Severus, Marcus Aurelius

(original name Alexianus Bassianus; 208?–235). B. Phoenicia; Roman emp. 222–235; pagan, but was the 1st Roman emp. to regard Christianity with some favor. Succeeded by Gaius Julius Verus Maximinus.*

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