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Meaning of "pomoerium" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF POMOERIUM

pomoerium  [pɒˈmiːrɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POMOERIUM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pomoerium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES POMOERIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pomerium

The pomerium or pomoerium, was the sacred boundary of the city of Rome. In legal terms, Rome existed only within the pomerium; everything beyond it was simply territory belonging to Rome.

Definition of pomoerium in the English dictionary

The definition of pomoerium in the dictionary is the space around a town within the city walls.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POMOERIUM


auditorium
ˌɔːdɪˈtɔːrɪəm
cafetorium
ˌkæfəˈtɔːrɪəm
castoreum
kɑːˈstɔːrɪəm
ciborium
sɪˈbɔːrɪəm
cladosporium
ˌklædəʊˈspɔːrɪəm
conservatorium
kənˌsɜːvəˈtɔːrɪəm
corium
ˈkɔːrɪəm
crematorium
ˌkrɛməˈtɔːrɪəm
deinotherium
ˌdaɪnəˈθiːrɪəm
emporium
ɛmˈpɔːrɪəm
eupatorium
ˌjuːpəˈtɔːrɪəm
moratorium
ˌmɒrəˈtɔːrɪəm
natatorium
ˌneɪtəˈtɔːrɪəm
praetorium
priːˈtɔːrɪəm
sanatorium
ˌsænəˈtɔːrɪəm
sanitorium
ˌsænɪˈtɔːrɪəm
scriptorium
skrɪpˈtɔːrɪəm
sensorium
sɛnˈsɔːrɪəm
tentorium
tenˈtɔːrɪəm
thorium
ˈθɔːrɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POMOERIUM

pommel
pommel horse
pommele
pommelled
pommelling
Pommern
pommetty
pommie
pommy
pomo
pomological
pomologically
pomologist
pomology
Pomona
Pomorze
pomosexual
pomp
pompadour
pompano

WORDS THAT END LIKE POMOERIUM

aquarium
archaebacterium
bacterium
cerium
corynebacterium
criterium
cyanobacterium
desiderium
deuterium
elaterium
eubacterium
imperium
magisterium
meitnerium
ministerium
mycobacterium
nitrobacterium
nototherium
psalterium
puerperium
sericterium

Synonyms and antonyms of pomoerium in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pomoerium» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

pomoerium
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pomoerium
570 millions of speakers

English

pomoerium
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pomoerium
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

pomoerium
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

pomoerium
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pomoerium
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pomoerium
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pomoerium
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pomoerium
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pomoerium
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

pomoerium
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pomoerium
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pomoerium
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pomoerium
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

pomoerium
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोमोरीयम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pomoerium
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pomoerium
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pomoerium
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

pomoerium
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pomoerium
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pomoerium
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pomoerium
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

pomoerium
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pomoerium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pomoerium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POMOERIUM»

The term «pomoerium» is barely ever used and occupies the 193.817 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POMOERIUM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pomoerium

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POMOERIUM»

Discover the use of pomoerium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pomoerium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ancient Rome: With a map of ancient Rome and numerous ...
14), that the pomoerium must have been carried on to its termination. Indeed the Porta Romanula, one of the gates of the Romuleau city, lay, as we shall presently see, on the NW. side, a little to the N. of the spot whence Tacitus commences ...
Thomas Henry Dyer, 1864
2
A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography by Various ...
14). that the pomoerium must have been carried on to its termination. Indeed the Ports Romanula, one of the gates of the Rornulean city, lay, as we shall presently see, on the NW. side, a little to the N. of the spot whence Tacitus commences ...
‎1873
3
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography
The line of the furrow, or boundary of the pomoerium, was marked by stones or cippu The name pomoerium was also extended to another open space within the walls which was kept free from buildings. The matter is very clearly explained by  ...
William Smith, 1857
4
A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography
The name pomoerium was also extended to another open space within the walls which was kept free from buildings. The matter is very clearly explained by Livyinthe following passage: — " Pomoerium, verbi vim solum intuentes, postmoerium ...
William Smith, 1873
5
A dictionary of Greek and Roman antiquities, ed. by W. Smith
POMOE'RIUM. This word is compounded of post and moerinm (murus), in the same manner as pomcridiem of post and meridiem, and thus signifies a line running by the walls of a town ( pone or post muros). The pomoerium, however, did not ...
Greek antiquities, William Smith (sir), sir William Smith, 1848
6
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography: 2: Iabadius-Zymethus
14), that the pomoerium must have been carried on to its termination. Indeed the Ports Romannla, one of the gates of the Bomulean city, lay, as we shall presently see, on the NW. side, a little to the N. of the spot whence Tacitus commences his  ...
‎1873
7
A manual of Roman antiquities
Stones have been found in various places around Rome, which commemorate the extension of the pomoerium by Augustus and Claudius, and we give an inscription copied from one of these, which possesses peculiar interest, from exhibiting ...
William Wardlaw Ramsay, 1863
8
A Manual of Roman Antiquities: With Numerous Illustrations
Stones have been found in various places around Rome, which commemorate the extension of the pomoerium by Augustus and Claudius, and we give an inscription copied from one of these, which possesses peculiar interest, from exhibiting ...
William Sir Ramsay, 1851
9
A DICTIONARY OF GREEK AND ROMAN ANTIQUITIES
Dionysus* states that, down to his time, nobody had extended the pomoerium since the time of King Ser- Tius, although we know from authentic sources that at least Augustus enlarged the pomcerium,* and the same is said of Sulla and J.
‎1843
10
History of Rome [by H. Malden].
The Avenfine, whether it were within the wall of Servius or not, was certainly not within the pomoerium, and the reason was, that the settlers upon it were Plebeians.t At a later period, when the Patricians had encroached upon it, the exclusive ...
Henry Malden, 1830

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Pomoerium [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pomoerium>. Nov 2019 ».
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