Flashcards in Chapter 5 Vocb Deck (19):
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region
Was a brilliant military leader whose success threatened other generals.
person who suffers or dies for his or her beliefs
leader or teacher of a new faith or movement
savior sent by God
the body of people who conduct Christian services
religious belief that is contrary to the official teachings of a church
Rose to the throne and established toleration of Christianity. Moved the Capital to Byzantium and renamed it Constantinople.
application of science and mathematics to develop useful structures and machines
make fun of
in ancient Rome, underground or bridgelike stone structure that carried water from the hills into the cities
Jesus gained popularity after his death
Did not think one man could handle an empire. He used an "Augustus" and a "Caesar".
the capital of the eastern Roman empire; capital of the Byzantine and Ottoman empires, now called Istanbul
a nomadic people of central Asia
economic cycle that involves a rapid rise in prices linked to a sharp increase in the amount of money available
soldier serving in a foreign army for pay