Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 01/24/20 Roman

I don't know where my brain was from 10:15 a.m. Friday morning until right now, the early hours of Saturday morning. I meant to put this up right after I did the other one. Can I blame tax season that's just starting? Heh...

This would have been the word of the day for January 24.

Roman (noun)
roman [ raw-mahn ]

noun, plural ro·mans [raw-mahn]. French.
1. a metrical narrative, especially in medieval French literature.

2. a novel.

an·ti-Ro·man, adjective, noun
non-Ro·man, adjective, noun
post-Ro·man, adjective
pre-Ro·man, adjective, noun
pseu·do-Ro·man, adjective, noun

classic, humanistic, font, academic, attic, Latin, Hellenic, Doric, Greek, scholastic, Ionic, Grecian, case, boldface, italic, agate, pica, bookish, canonical, Augustan

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Many more definitions relating to the city of Rome.

Origin: before 900; < Latin Rōmānus (see Rome, -an); replacing Middle English Romain < Old French < Latin, as above; replacing Old English Roman(e) < Latin, as above

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