Tarentine

adjective
Tar·​en·​tine | \ ˈtarən‧ˌtīn, -ˌtēn; təˈrentᵊn \

Definition of Tarentine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of Tarentum, a Greek city of ancient Italy
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of Tarentum

Tarentine

noun
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plural -s

Definition of Tarentine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of Tarentum (Taranto), Italy

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History and Etymology for Tarentine

Adjective

Latin tarentinus, from Tarentum Taranto (from Greek Tarant-, Taras) + -inus -ine

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“Tarentine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tarentine. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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