triens

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin triens

Noun[edit]

triens (plural trientes)

  1. A bronze coin minted during the Roman Republic valued at 4 unciae.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

triēns f (genitive trientis); third declension

  1. third (part of something)
  2. triens

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative triēns trientēs
Genitive trientis trientium
Dative trientī trientibus
Accusative trientem trientēs
trientīs
Ablative triente trientibus
Vocative triēns trientēs

References[edit]

  • triens in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • triens in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • triens in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • triens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • 4 per cent: trientes or trientariae usurae (Att. 4. 15)
    • the rate of interest has gone up from 4 per cent to 8 per cent: fenus ex triente Id. Quint. factum erat bessibus (Att. 4. 15. 7)
  • triens in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • triens in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin