Origin of pignus
Words nearby pignus
How to use pignus in a sentence
Aptius uero per utriusque pignus et sanguinem amborum negotio consuli.Beowulf|R. W. Chambers
The Roman word "pignus," which Plutarch translates by ἐνέχυρα, means a thing pawned and delivered as a security to the pawnee.Plutarch's Lives Volume III.|Plutarch
Parvum non parv amiciti pignus—A slight pledge of no small friendship.
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