Regnum

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Regnum a badge of royalty, esp. the early form of the pope's tiara
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. regnans, regnantis, pr.p. of regnāre, regĕre, to rule.

Usage

In literature:

Dein Micipsa filius regnum solus obtinuit, Mastanabale et Gulussa fratribus morbo absumptis.
"De Bello Catilinario et Jugurthino" by Caius Sallustii Crispi (Sallustius)
With that failure and the final departure of the Legions, Regnum fell on evil days.
"England of My Heart--Spring" by Edward Hutton
Charitas munifica, qua mercamur de Deo regnum Dei.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
On the door of another prison were, "Beati qui persecutionem patiuntur propter justitiam, quoniam ipsorum est regnum caelorum".
"A Visit to the Monastery of La Trappe in 1817" by W.D. Fellowes
Maelium regnum appetentem occupatum interemit.
"Cato Maior de Senectute" by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Aetas draws him into an account of the various ages of the world, regnum into a view of its kingdoms.
"The Age of Erasmus" by P. S. Allen
Si tu arma sumes, ego regnum occupabo.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
Sic et coeleste regnum honorabilius est his qui cognoverunt terrenum.
"History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7)" by Adolph Harnack
Chichester then was Regnum.
"Highways & Byways in Sussex" by E.V. Lucas
At the appointed time she passed through the iron doors of the Sanctum Regnum.
"Devil-Worship in France" by Arthur Edward Waite
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