PATRICIAN MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Patrician Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of or pertaining to the Roman patres (fathers) or senators, or patricians.
  2. (a.) Of, pertaining to, or appropriate to, a person of high birth; noble; not plebeian.
  3. (n.) A person of high birth; a nobleman.
  4. (n.) Originally, a member of any of the families constituting the populus Romanus, or body of Roman citizens, before the development of the plebeian order; later, one who, by right of birth or by special privilege conferred, belonged to the nobility.
  5. (n.) One familiar with the works of the Christian Fathers; one versed in patristic lore.


Synonyms:
Aristocrat, Aristocratic, Aristocratical, Blue, Gentle,

• Patricianism Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The rank or character of patricians.


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