[luh-tahy-nuh s, -tee-]
- the father of Lavinia and king of Latium at the time of the arrival of Aeneas.
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Examples from the Web for latinus
The name of the queen, her mother, the wife of Latinus, was Amata.
Latinus found it extremely difficult to withstand this torrent.
They declared that they had not landed on Latinus's shore with any hostile intent.
Our author shows us another sort of kingship in the person of Latinus.Discourses on Satire and on Epic Poetry
I will not that Æneas should have the daughter of Latinus to wife, or dwell in the land of Italy.Stories from Virgil
Alfred J. Church