Related formsSam·nite [sam-nahyt] /ˈsæm naɪt/, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for samnite
Gellius Egnatius, the Samnite general, who had taken the most active part in forming the coalition, was slain.A Smaller History of Rome|William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
In 325 he was appointed dictator to carry on the second Samnite War.
Whole cities were destroyed, and the Samnite race was practically annihilated.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis
Subiaco lies beyond Tivoli, southeast from Rome, at the upper end of a wild gorge in the Samnite mountains.Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)|F. Marion Crawford
On the other hand, the Samnite half-armor of the Gaul was resplendent with the decorations affected by his race.Triplanetary|Edward Elmer Smith