Samnium

Samnium

[sam-nee-uhm]
noun
an ancient country in central Italy.

Samnite [sam-nahyt] , adjective, noun
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Samnium (ˈsæmnɪəm)
 
n
an ancient country of central Italy inhabited by Oscan-speaking Samnites: corresponds to the present-day regions of Abruzzi, Molise, and part of Campania

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