[ vim-uh-nl ]
/ ˈvɪm ə nl /
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one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built.
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Remains of the wall and ditch are extant, especially along the east side of the Esquiline, Viminal, and Quirinal hills.Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
The Viminal derives its name from Vimina, signifying osiers, 174 which grew here in large quantities.Rambles in Rome|S. Russell Forbes
Servius perceived this defect, and added the Esquiline and Viminal hills.
(vicus Patricius) ran between the Esquiline and Viminal hills.Quintus Claudius, Volume 1 of 2|Ernst Eckstein
And when everything was ready he was led out to the Viminal Hill, where he was to die.The Violet Fairy Book|Various
British Dictionary definitions for Viminal
/ (ˈvɪmɪnəl) /
one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built
Word Origin for Viminal
from Latin Vīminālis Collis the Viminal Hill, from vīminālis of osiers, from vīmen an osier, referring to the willow grove on the hill
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