gémonies

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin gemoniae (of laments), referring to the scalae gemoniae ("stairway of laments") where the bodies of executed people were exposed.

Noun[edit]

gémonies f pl (no singular)

  1. (plural only) The place in Ancient Rome were the bodies of executed people were exposed.

Related terms[edit]

External links[edit]