Definition of tribune. Meaning of tribune. Synonyms of tribune

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Definition of tribune

Tribune Trib"une, n. [L. tribunus, properly, the chief of a tribe, fr. tribus tribe: cf. F. tribun. See Tribe.] 1. (Rom. Antiq.) An officer or magistrate chosen by the people, to protect them from the oppression of the patricians, or nobles, and to defend their liberties against any attempts that might be made upon them by the senate and consuls. Note: The tribunes were at first two, but their number was increased ultimately to ten. There were also military tribunes, officers of the army, of whom there were from four to six in each legion. Other officers were also called tribunes; as, tribunes of the treasury, etc. 2. Anciently, a bench or elevated place, from which speeches were delivered; in France, a kind of pulpit in the hall of the legislative assembly, where a member stands while making an address; any place occupied by a public orator.

Meaning of tribune from wikipedia

- for other uses, see tribune (disambiguation). not to be confused with tribute. tribunus, in english tribune, was the title of various elected officials
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- casper star-tribune. the star tribune is the largest newspaper in the u.s. state of minnesota. it originated as the minneapolis tribune in 1867 and the
- coshocton tribune is a daily newspaper that serves the community of coshocton, ohio, usa, and the surrounding coshocton county. the coshocton tribune was founded
- the san diego union-tribune is an american metropolitan daily newspaper, published in san diego, california. its name derives from a 1992 merger between