Iceni

plural noun
Ice·​ni | \ī-ˈsē-ˌnī \

Definition of Iceni 

: an ancient British people that under their queen Boudicca revolted against the Romans in a.d. 60

Other Words from Iceni

Icenian \ī-​ˈsē-​nē-​ən \ or Icenic \ī-​ˈsē-​nik, -​ˈse-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of Iceni

1573, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Iceni

Latin

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Iceni

Statistics for Iceni

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Iceni

The first known use of Iceni was in 1573

See more words from the same year

Comments on Iceni

What made you want to look up Iceni? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

having a pattern of small flowers

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!