- of or relating to the Volsci or to their language.
- one of the Volsci.
Origin of Volscian
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Examples from the Web for volscian
He takes command in the Volscian army and invades Roman territory.William Shakespeare
Its breadth from the Volscian hills to the sea cannot be less than forty miles.Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber
James Aitken Wylie
The family had been long settled at Arpinum, now Arpino, a Volscian town.Plutarch's Lives, Volume IV
In the quian and Volscian wars this citadel played an important part.Old Rome
He did indeed put a bit in the mouth of the advancing Volscian.Studies of Travel: Italy
Edward A. Freeman
- a member of the Volsci
- the extinct language of the Volsci, closely related to Umbrian
- of or relating to the Volsci or their language
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