Definition of Semuncia

1. n. A Roman coin equivalent to one twenty-fourth part of a Roman pound.



Definition of Semuncia

1. Noun. A bronze coin minted during the Roman Republic, valued at one-twenty-fourth of an as. ¹

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Definition of Semuncia

1. a Roman half ounce [n SEMUNCIAS or SEMUNCIAE]

Medical Definition of Semuncia

1. A Roman coin equivalent to one twenty-fourth part of a Roman pound. Origin: L, fr. Semi half + uncia ounce. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Semuncia

semplice
sempre
sempster
sempsters
sempstress
sempstresses
sempstressy
semsem
semsemia
semsemias
semsems
semseyite
semster
semsters
semtex
semuncia (current term)
semunciae
semuncias
semustine
semy
semée
sen
sena
senachies
senachy
senaite
senaries
senarii
senarius
senarmontite

Literary usage of Semuncia

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1. Introduction to the Study of Latin Inscriptions by James Chidester Egbert (1896)
"jJT ^ 9 The signs for the various fractions are derived from the initial letters of particular words; thus, S for semis; 2, and later £, for semuncia and ..."

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