The Country That Caused Caesar To Utter Veni, Vidi, Vici

Who was visited, seen, and ultimately conquered?

Grant Piper
3 min readMar 25, 2023

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Veni, vidi, vici is one of the most famous phrases of all time. The phrase is a masterclass in concise writing and alliteration. Veni, vidi, vici means I came, I saw, I conquered (or I won), and it has been used to gloat over quick military victories for over two thousand years. The words…

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Grant Piper

Professional writer. Amateur historian. Husband, father, Christian.