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What is called principate?
In this regard, why was the Roman Principate important?
The Roman Principate (27 BC - 284 AD) The first period of the Roman Empire is called the Roman Principate. During this period, emperors tried to give the illusion of a functioning republic when in fact they had full powers. Rome remained in theory a republic but emperors gradually destroyed all republican values.
Furthermore, what is the meaning of princep? Princeps (plural: principes) is a Latin word meaning "first in time or order; the first, foremost, chief, the most eminent, distinguished, or noble; the first man, first person".
In this way, when did the Principate end?
Was the principate of Augustus successful?
The Roman Empire: Augustus and the Principate Period. Augustus's sole purpose was to wipe out the hatred and confusion that was caused by the civil war. He proved that he was a strong politician throughout his gaining of power, and his rule proved also that he was a very successful statesman.