It is not uncommon to see groups of clerics enjoying the gorgeous views of ancient roman ruins from the villa terrace.
The dress glimmered like a rare roman coin found buried in the dust.
Cardinal Law is very much the poster priest for the sex abuse scandal that is rocking the roman Catholic Church right now.
The roman case grew out of a 2010 complaint from a gang member who essentially served as a foot soldier for the family.
Now to be fair, Cokie Roberts probably only meant that roman Polanski should metaphorically shot.
The crowd at the morning audience of the great roman jurisconsult lessens.
To the roman, the scenic and histrionic were the vital features of a production.
Then the roman, adding a word or two, closed with an obscene gesture.
What is to be said about the roman Catholic view, and what is it called?
Bahram then strengthened his left, and, transferring himself to this part of the field, made an impression on the roman right.
Old English, from Latin Romanus "of Rome, Roman," from Roma "Rome" (see Rome). The adjective is c.1300, from Old French Romain. The Old English adjective was romanisc, which yielded Middle English Romanisshe.
As a type of numeral (usually contrasted to Arabic) it is attested from 1728; as a type of lettering (based on the upright style typical of Roman inscriptions, contrasted to Gothic, or black letter, and italic) it is recorded from 1510s. Roman nose is from 1620s. Roman candle as a type of fireworks is recorded from 1834. Roman Catholic is attested from c.1600, a conciliatory formation from the time of the Spanish Match, replacing Romanist, Romish which by that time had the taint of insult in Protestant England.
"a novel," 1765, from French roman, from Old French romanz (see romance (n.)); roman à clef, novel in which characters represent real persons, literally "novel with a key" (French), first attested in English 1893. And, for those who can't get enough of it, roman policier "a story of police detection" (1928).