Definition of Tuscia
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Orthography ID = 2061268
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LNS
Tuscia, Tusciae
Tuscanicus
noun (f., 1st declension)
  1. the country of the Tuscans
  2. Tuscia
Abbreviations
Tusci or Thusci, ōrum, m., another name for Etrusci, the inhabitants of Etru ria, the Tuscans, Etruscans, Etrurians, Mel. 2, 4, 2; Liv. 2, 51, 1; 5, 33, 7; 5, 45, 4; Cic. Div. 2, 51, 106 al.

—Hence, Tuscia, ae, f., Etruria, the Etruscan territory, Eutr. 3, 9; 7, 3; Flor. 1, 5, 5.

— Tuscus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to the Tuscans, Tuscan, Etruscan, Etrurian: mare, Mel. 1, 3. 3 sq.; 2, 4, 1; 2, 7, 17; Plin. 3, 5, 8, § 50; Cic. de Or. 3, 19, 69; Liv. 5, 33, 7; Hor. Ep. 2, 1, 202 al.: aequora, id. C. 4, 4, 54: pelagus, Mel. 2, 5, 1: sinus, Plin. 2, 88, 89, § 203: amnis, i. e. the Tiber, which flows through Etruria, Hor. S. 2, 2, 33; Ov. A. A. 3, 386; cf. flumen, id. M. 14, 615: alveus, Hor. C. 3, 7, 28: tragoediae, Varr. L. L. 5, § 55 Mull.: sacra, Col. poet. 10, 341: dux, i. e. Mezentius, Ov. F. 4, 884: eques, i. e. Maecenas, Mart. 8, 56, 9: cadi, Tuscan wine, id. 13, 118, 2: semen zea, Ov. Med. Fac. 65; Plin. 18, 8, 19, § 82: vicus, a street in Rome inhabited by low people, especially by prostitutes, Varr. L. L. 5, § 46 Mull.; Liv. 2, 14, 9; Tac. A. 4, 65 fin.; Plaut. Curc. 4, 1, 21; Hor. S. 2, 3, 228 al.; hence, ex Tusco modo dotem corpore quaerere, Plaut. Cist. 2, 3, 20.

— Tuscānus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to the Tuscans, Tuscan: dispositiones, of the Tuscan style of architecture, Vitr. 4, 6 fin.

— Tuscā-nicus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to the Tuscans, Tuscan: impluvium, in the Tuscan style, Varr. L. L. 5, § 161 Mull.; cf. Vitr. 3, 2; 4, 7 fin.; Plin. 35, 12, 45, § 154; 36, 23, 56, § 178: signa, id. 34, 7, 16, § 33: Apollo, id. 34, 7, 18, § 43: statuae, Quint. 12, 10, 1.

— Tuscia, ae, f., the country of the Tuscans, Tuscia, Amm. 27, 3, 1 (but in Varr. L. L. 5, § 32, the correct read. is Tusci).
 
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