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Capitoline

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adjective Cap·i·to·line \ˈka-pə-tə-ˌlīn, British usually kə-ˈpi-tə-ˌlīn\

Definition of Capitoline

  1. :  of or relating to the smallest of the seven hills of ancient Rome, the temple on it, or the gods worshipped there



Origin of capitoline

Latin capitolinus, from Capitolium


First Known Use: 1667


Capitoline

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geographical name Cap·i·to·line \ˈka-pə-tə-ˌlīn, British often kə-ˈpi-tə-\

Definition of Capitoline

  1. hill in Rome, Italy, one of seven on which the ancient city was built — see aventine




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