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flamen

play
noun fla·men \ˈflā-mən\

Definition of flamen

plural

flamens

or

flamines

play \ˈfla-mə-ˌnēz\
  1. :  a priest especially in ancient Rome



Origin and Etymology of flamen

Middle English flamin, from Latin flamin-, flamen


First Known Use: 14th century


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