[trib-yuh-nit, -neyt, trih-byoo-nit, -neyt]
- the office of tribune.
- a body of tribunes.
Origin of tribunate
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Examples from the Web for tribunate
The political disturbance of the times between the tribunate of Tib.The Roman Poets of the Republic
William Young Sellar
Commencement of the disturbances under the tribunate of Tib.A Manual of Ancient History
A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
It was divided into council, tribunate, legislature, and senate.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte
William Milligan Sloane
In 1801 he was made a member of the Tribunate, and in 1805 a senator.
He easily appointed the Senators, but it was different with the Tribunate.Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete
Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
- the office or rank of a tribune
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