Antinous was a constellation south of Aquila. According to a tale, an oracle told emperorHadrian that only death of his most beloved person would save him from a great danger. It is said that Antinous, a beautiful teenage boy loved by Hadrian, saved the man by drowning in the Nile. For his memory Hadrian created the constellation in 132. Orion is a remarkable constellation, visible from most places on the globe (but not always the whole year long). ... The term Aquila can refer to several things: Aquila is Latin for eagle. ... An Oracle is a person or agency considered to be a source of wise counsel or prophetic opinion; an infallible authority, usually spiritual in nature. ... Roman Emperor is the title historians use to refer to rulers of the Roman Empire, after the epoch conventionally named the Roman Republic. ... Emperor Hadrian Publius Aelius Traianus Hadrianus (January 24, 76-July 10, 138), known as Hadrian in English, was Roman emperor from 117-138, and a member of the gens Aelia. ... The Nile in Egypt Length 6 695 km Elevation of the source 1 134 m Average discharge 2 830 mÂ³/s Area watershed 3 400 000 kmÂ² Origin Africa Mouth the Mediterranean Basin countries Uganda - Sudan - Egypt The Nile (Arabic: Ø§ÙÙÙÙ an-nÄ«l), in Africa, is one of the two... Events Simon bar Kokhba and Rabbi Eleazar start a war of liberation against the Romans, which is crushed by emperor Hadrian. ...
Antinous or Antinoös (Greek: Αντινοος, born circa 110 or 111 AD, died 130 AD), lover of the Roman EmperorHadrian, was born to a Greek family in Bithynion-Claudiopolis, in the province of Bithynia in what is now north-west Turkey.
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