OTHER WORDS FROM HerculaneumHer·cu·la·ne·an, Her·cu·la·nen·sian [hur-kyuh-luh-nen-shuh n, -see-uh n] /ˌhɜr kyə ləˈnɛn ʃən, -si ən/, adjective
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The eighteen rolls, found in a bundle at Herculaneum, had doubtless been kept in a similar receptacle.The Care of Books|John Willis Clark
This house stands just by the gate of Herculaneum, adjoining the broad flight of steps which leads up to the ramparts.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
The paintings recently discovered at Herculaneum have served to confirm this opinion.The Physiology of Marriage, Complete|Honore de Balzac
The charred timber found in the ruins of Herculaneum has undergone no change in 1,800 years.
It was the accidental calamity that befel Herculaneum and Pompeii that stocked the museum in Naples.Beauties and Antiquities of Ireland|T. O. Russell