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Latinic

[ luh-tin-ik ]
/ ləˈtɪn ɪk /
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adjective
of or relating to the Latin language or the ancient Latin-speaking peoples.
of or relating to the modern Latin peoples or nations.
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Origin of Latinic

First recorded in 1870–75; Latin + -ic
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How to use Latinic in a sentence

  • There were no hieroglyphics nor Latinic phraseology employed in the prescription of the snake-charmer.

    The Quadroon|Mayne Reid
  • The riders are both men of swarthy complexion, with traits that tell of the Latinic race.

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