Origin of triens
Words nearby triens
How to use triens in a sentence
The generic name is from the Latin triens, and is in allusion to the height of the plant, which is the third part of a foot.The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits|Mary Elizabeth Parsons
From him letters are to hand upon the disposal of four chests of silver triens in London.The Serf|Guy Thorne
A drinking-vessel holding one third of a sextarius (OLD triens 3).