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Praenestine

adjective Prae·nes·tine \prēˈnestə̇n\

Definition of Praenestine

  1. :  relating to or characteristic of the ancient city of Praeneste which was located near Rome the engraved cylindrical Praenestine cists

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Origin and Etymology of praenestine

Latin Praenestinus, from Praeneste, ancient city in Latium, Italy + Latin -inus -ine


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Praenestine

noun Prae·nes·tine \"\

Definition of Praenestine

plural

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  1. :  a language closely related to or a dialect of Latin known from a small body of inscriptions from as early as the 6th century b.c.

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