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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The first name of a citizen of ancient Rome.

Usage examples (30)
  • His praenomen is given as P. in the best Tacitean MS.
  • Likewise, Arnthi is the feminine of masculine praenomen Arnth.
  • Custom and tradition demand that I address you by praenomen and nomen.
  • This praenomen is in turn attributable to the attested Latin name Sentius. for more
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