Catonian

adjective Ca·to·nian \kāˈtōnēən, -nyən\
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Catonic

\kāˈtänik\

Definition of Catonian

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Origin and Etymology of catonian

catonian from Latin catonianus, from Caton-, Cato (Marcus Porcius Cato †149 b.c. Roman statesman, or Marcus Porcius Cato †46 b.c. Roman Stoic philosopher, both celebrated for austerity) + Latin -ianus -ian; catonic from Latin Caton-, Cato + English -ic


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