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spolia opima

foreign term spo·lia opi·ma \ˌspȯ-lē-ä-ō-ˈpē-mä\

Definition of spolia opima

    :  rich spoils :  the arms taken by the victorious from the vanquished general


Origin of spolia opima

Latin


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