notae Tironianae

plural noun

no·​tae Ti·​ro·​ni·​a·​nae
ˈnōtˌētə̇ˌrōnēˈāˌnē,
-ōtˌī-,
-āˌnī
: a system of shorthand employed in ancient Rome

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, characters of Tiro, after M. Tullius Tiro, secretary of Cicero

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“Notae Tironianae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/notae%20Tironianae. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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