Capitoline

adjective
Cap·​i·​to·​line | \ ˈka-pə-tə-ˌlīn How to pronounce Capitoline (audio) , British usually kə-ˈpi-tə-ˌlīn \

Definition of Capitoline

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

First Known Use of Capitoline

1667, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Capitoline

Latin capitolinus, from Capitolium

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“Capitoline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Capitoline. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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Capitoline geographical name

Cap·​i·​to·​line | \ ˈka-pə-tə-ˌlīn How to pronounce Capitoline (audio) , British often kə-ˈpi-tə- \

Definition of Capitoline

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

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