Ovid 15,022 likes publius ovidius naso, known as ovid in the english-speaking world, was a roman poet who lived during the reign of augustus he was a. Publius ovidius naso, known as ovid in the english-speaking world, was a roman poet who lived during the reign of augustus.
He reformed the roman system of taxation, developed networks of roads with an official courier system, established a standing army, established the praetorian guard, created official police and fire-fighting services for rome, and rebuilt much of the city during his reign.
Ovid was a prolific roman poet whose writing influenced chaucer, shakespeare, dante, and milton as those men knew, to understand the corpus of greco-roman mythology requires familiarity with ovid's metamorphoses publius ovidius naso or ovid was born on march 20, 43 bc, in sulmo (modern sulmona.
Publius ovidius naso, known as ovid in the english-speaking world, was a roman poet who lived during the reign of augustus marcus aurelius he ruled with lucius verus as co-emperor from 161 until verus' death in 169. Ovid – short biography of a son of sulmona the wts team march 19, 2015 books 661 publius ovidius naso sulmona is known worldwide for a small number of significant facts – one if which is as the birthplace of the roman poet ovid latin scholars and all italian schoolchildren are introduced to his work at some stage during their.
Ovid, latin in full publius ovidius naso, (born march 20, 43 bce, sulmo, roman empire [now sulmona, italy]—died 17 ce, tomis, moesia [now constanṭa, romania]), roman poet noted especially for his ars amatoria and metamorphoses. Publius ovidius naso was an immensely popular roman poet during the reign of augustus his voice seems amazingly contemporary because of his “modern” cynicism and frank pleasure in sex for its own sake.