noun Roman History.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of comitia
OTHER WORDS FROM comitiaco·mi·tial [kuh-mish-uhl], /kəˈmɪʃ əl/, adjective
Words nearby comitia
Example sentences from the Web for comitia
For the comitia to be lawfully assembled, and for their acts to have the force of law, three conditions were necessary.The Social Contract & Discourses|Jean-Jacques Rousseau
He likewise, out of his military spoils, constructed and decorated the House of Comitia and the Senate-house.Cicero's Tusculan Disputations|Marcus Tullius Cicero
In ancient Rome none but the free citizens had the right of a suffrage in the comitia or legislative assemblies.
All these elections were conducted with a certain degree of order, troubled only once in the comitia for the dileship.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
The tribunes generally presided over the comitia tributa and took the lead in securing the passage of laws by that body.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis