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Praenomen vs. Roman

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  • Praenomen (noun)

    An ancient Roman first name.

  • Praenomen (noun)

    The throne name of a pharaoh, the fourth of the five names of the royal titulary, traditionally encircled by a cartouche and preceded by the title nswt-bjtj.

  • Praenomen (noun)

    The genus name put before the species name.

  • Roman (adjective)

    upright, as opposed to italic

    "italic|[[italicized|oblique|slanted|sloped"

  • Roman (adjective)

    of or related to the Latin alphabet

  • Roman (noun)

    One of the main three types used for the Latin alphabet (the others being italics and blackletter), in which the ascenders are mostly straight.

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  • Praenomen (noun)

    The first name of a person, by which individuals of the same family were distinguished, answering to our Christian name, as Caius, Lucius, Marcus, etc.

  • Roman (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Rome, or the Roman people; like or characteristic of Rome, the Roman people, or things done by Romans; as, Roman fortitude; a Roman aqueduct; Roman art.

  • Roman (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic religion; professing that religion.

  • Roman (adjective)

    Upright; erect; - said of the letters or kind of type ordinarily used, as distinguished from Italic characters.

  • Roman (noun)

    A native, or permanent resident, of Rome; a citizen of Rome, or one upon whom certain rights and privileges of a Roman citizen were conferred.

  • Roman (noun)

    Roman type, letters, or print, collectively; - in distinction from Italics.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Praenomen (noun)

    the first name of a citizen of ancient Rome

  • Roman (noun)

    a resident of modern Rome

  • Roman (noun)

    an inhabitant of the ancient Roman Empire

  • Roman (noun)

    a typeface used in ancient Roman inscriptions

  • Roman (adjective)

    relating to or characteristic of people of Rome;

    "Roman virtues"

    "his Roman bearing in adversity"

    "a Roman nose"

  • Roman (adjective)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Rome (especially ancient Rome);

    "Roman architecture"

    "the old Roman wall"

  • Roman (adjective)

    characteristic of the modern type that most directly represents the type used in ancient Roman inscriptions

  • Roman (adjective)

    of or relating to or supporting Romanism;

    "the Roman Catholic Church"

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