plural -s
: the rower highest and farthest back on a bench of three rowers on a trireme compare thalamite

Word History


Greek thranitēs, from thranos bench + -itēs -ite; akin to Greek thrēsasthai to sit down

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“Thranite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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