Origin of annona
Words nearby annona
How to use annona in a sentence
If he can not do this, he must feed and fatten 60 pigs with corn (de annona pascit et impinguat 60 porcos).Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
You have to prepare the Annona of the sacred City, and to feed the whole people as at one board.The Letters of Cassiodorus|Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
Sugar Apple, annona squamosa, another genus of the polygynia order, polyandria class.
Early in its history the annona civica attracted many to Rome in the hope of living there without working.
But the annona civica was an endowed charity, affecting not a single family, but the whole population.