From Old Latin triumpus, via Etruscan *𐌕𐌓𐌉𐌀𐌌𐌐𐌄 (θriampe), ultimately from Ancient Greek θρίαμβος (thriambos, “thriambos, a hymn to Dionysus”).
triumphus (genitive triumphī); m, second declension
- translating Greek θρίαμβος, a hymn in honor of Bacchus
- triumpe (vocative case, addressing Thriambus), a ritual exclamation of the Arval brothers
- the Roman Triumph, a ceremonial procession in celebration of a military victory
- generally, any celebration of victory, triumph (Cicero, Plinius)