Definition of Tiber
1. Noun. A river of central Italy; flows through Rome to the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Definition of Tiber
1. Proper noun. The river that flows through Rome in Italy. ¹
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Literary usage of Tiber
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries by John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond, William Abbatt (1885)
"J. ERICSSON NEW YORK, January 9 THE RIVER Tiber IN WASHINGTON. In one of Thomas Moore's epistles in verse, written from Washington, not far from the year ..."
2. Ancient Rome in the Light of Recent Discoveries by Rodolfo Amedeo Lanciani (1891)
"In the Essay on the Bibliography of the Tiber, published by Enrico Narducci in 1876, ... The principal springs of the Tiber are located in a gorge of Monte ..."
3. The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria by George Dennis (1878)
"Exactly opposite the mouth of this glen, and on the other bank of the Tiber, rises the hill which was once crowned by the city of ..."
4. Cornell Studies in Classical Philology by Cornell University (1901)
"aries arose, was situated near by, on the eastern coast of Corsica, and was a Roman colony founded by and deriving its name from C. Marins.' Tiber CIPPI. ..."
5. ... The Topography and Monuments of Ancient Rome by Samuel Ball Platner (1911)
"BETWEEN the Forum, the Capitoline, the Servian wall, the Tiber, the valley of the Circus Maximus, and the Palatine lay an irregularly shaped district, ..."
6. The Ruins and Excavations of Ancient Rome: A Companion Book for Students and by Rodolfo Amedeo Lanciani (1897)
"The commercial quarters occupied a considerable space of the city ground on the left of the Tiber, reaching inland as far as the cliffs of the Capitoline ..."