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From Latin tribunus.
- an elected official in ancient Rome
- a protector of the people
- the domed or vaulted apse in a Christian church that houses the bishop’s throne
- a place or an opportunity to speak, to express one's opinion, a platform
- this new magazine's goal is to give a tribune to unmarried mothers
elected official in ancient Rome
domed or vaulted apse in a Christian church
place or an opportunity to speak, platform
From Italian tribuna.
tribune f (plural tribunes)
- Plural form of tribuna
- vocative singular of tribūnus