Definition of Tanaquil
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LNS
Tanaquil, Tanaquīlis
Tanaquil
noun (f., 3rd declension)
  1. the proud, imperious wife of the elder Tarquin
  2. a domineering, ambitious woman
Abbreviations
Tanaquil, īlis, f., the proud, imperious wife of the elder Tarquin, Liv. 1, 34; Plin. 36, 27, 70, ยง 204.

—Hence, as an appellative, for a domineering, ambitious woman, Juv. 6, 566; Aus. Ep. 23, 31.
 
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