Tanaquil

Tanaquil

[tan-uh-kwil]
noun
a legendary queen of Rome who prophesied the future greatness of Servius Tullius and helped him to gain the throne after the murder of her husband by a political faction.
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tanaquil

legendary Etruscan prophet, the wife of Tarquinius Priscus, traditionally the fifth king of Rome

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