Terentian

adjective
Te·​ren·​tian | \ təˈrenchən, teˈr- \

Definition of Terentian

: of or relating to Terence or having qualities (as refinement and poetic finish) like those of his comedies

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History and Etymology for Terentian

Latin Terentianus, from P. Terentius Afer (Terence) †159b.c. Roman playwright + Latin -anus -an

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“Terentian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Terentian. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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