Quirinal

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Quirinal Of, pertaining to, or designating, the hill Collis Quirinalis, now Monte Quirinaleone of the seven hills of Rome), or a modern royal place situated upon it. Also used substantively.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The seven hills of Rome are the Palatine (on which the original city was built), the Capitoline, Quirinal, Viminal, Esquiline, Caelian, and Aventine.
    • Quirinal Relating to Quirinus or to the Quirinal Hill (one of the seven hills of Rome) or to the modern royal palace (a former summer palace of the popes) which is built upon it.
    • n Quirinal The palace of the Quirinal; hence, the Italian Court.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Quirinalis, fr. Quirinus, a name of Romulus

Usage

In literature:

Dined at the Quirinal with King Humbert.
"The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II" by A.E. Nordenskieold
This new work was a frieze for one of the great halls in the Quirinal Palace.
"A History of Art for Beginners and Students" by Clara Erskine Clement
A howling mob beset the Quirinal.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
These two hills were named the Esquiline and Quirinal hills.
"Romulus, Makers of History" by Jacob Abbott
The QUIRINAL is the last of the Seven Hills.
"Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber" by James Aitken Wylie
Martial lived in lodgings on the Quirinal, three stairs up; i.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
Urban the Eighth, the Barberini Pope, had already left his mark on the Quirinal hill.
"Ave Roma Immortalis, Vol. 1" by Francis Marion Crawford
Mrs. Denvil found her standing in her dressing-room, calmly regarding her, as she made her toilet for a ball at the Quirinal Palace.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 7" by Various
But now I have nearly finished, only Saint Quirin remains.
"Waterloo" by Émile Erckmann
That does not sound much of the Quirinal.
"Felicitas" by Felix Dahn
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In news:

Photo by Johnny Quirin Fred Keller, Chairman and CEO of Cascade Engineering.
Monroe County Sheriff Pete Quirin identified the victim as Raymond Loendorf.
Chronicle News Service/Johnny Quirin Country Dairy farms' cows were never injected with synthetic hormone, a fact that won customers for the New Era dairy.
Chroncle News Service/Johnny Quirin TV cameras focus on the wooded area where a woman's body was found Thursday.
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