aerarian

aerarian

[ee-rair-ee-uhn] Roman History.
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the aerarium.
noun
2.
a member of the lowest class of Roman citizens, who paid a poll tax but did not vote.

Origin:
1840–50; < Latin aerāri(us) (see aerarium) + -an

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