plural -s
: the outermost of the three rowers to a bench on a trireme sitting somewhat in advance and below the other two compare thranite, zygite

Word History


Greek thalamitēs, from thalamos chamber, hold of a ship + -itēs -ite

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“Thalamite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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