Dictionary.com

S.P.Q.R.

or SPQR

Save This Word!

abbreviation

the Senate and People of Rome.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!

In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of S.P.Q.R.

From Latin Senātus Populusque Rōmānus
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for S.P.Q.R.

SPQR

abbreviation for

Senatus Populusque Romanus
Latin: the Senate and People of Rome.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Essays. Emails. Everything. Get Help Now!