plural noun Ven·e·ti \ˈve-nə-ˌtī\

Definition of Veneti

  1. 1 :  an ancient people in Gaul conquered by Julius Caesar in 56 b.c.

  2. 2 :  an ancient people in northeastern Italy allied politically to the Romans

Origin and Etymology of veneti

borrowed from Latin Venetī

First Known Use: 1781

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