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plural prae·nomens or prae·no·mi·na \-ˈnä-mə-nə, -ˈnō-\. Definition of PRAENOMEN.

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4A 4A: The Roman Name The typical Athenian had but one given
*The Praenomen — the “first” name; perhaps originally the only given name.
Little Red Riding Hood with a Latin Link
Hello /salvete My name is/meum praenomen est Little Red. Riding Hood. This is my Mother/mater.
Elements of identification
Praenomen – (old) individual name, written mostly shortened in documents, e.g. C.

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24 października. Dziś - obradują radni, 154 lat temu powstał najstarszy klub
Prokul - imię męskie pochodzenia łacińskiego, należące do niedużej grupy najstarszych imion rzymskich (imion właściwych, praenomen, por. Marek, Tyberiusz, Tytus), i oznaczające "urodzony, kiedy ojciec był daleko" (por. procul - "daleko").

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Praenomen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See Praenomen (Ancient Egypt) for the pharaonic throne name.
Roman naming conventions - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Praenomen - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
plural prae·nomens or prae·no·mi·na \-ˈnä-mə-nə, -ˈnō-\. Definition of PRAENOMEN.
Behind the Name: Praenomen
The praenomen (plural praenomina) was the ancient Roman given name. With a nomen and a cognomen it formed a complete Roman name.
Roman Nomenclature

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