Name: Flavius

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    (FLAV ee uss)
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    A Roman praenomen (given name) from the Latin 'flavus' (yellow, golden).

    Flavius was the family name of the 1st-century Roman emperors Vespasian, Titus and Domitian. Another famous bearer of the name is the Jewish historian Flavius Josephus who survived and recorded the Destruction of Jerusalem in 70.

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