Tanaquil: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (tan'u-kwil), [key]
— n.
  1. 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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