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

- tribunus, in english tribune, was the title of various elected officials in ancient rome . the two most important were the tribunes of the
- the chicago tribune is a major daily newspaper based in chicago , illinois , united states , owned by the tribune publishing company.
- the tribune media company, also known as tribune media and formerly known as the tribune company, is an american multimedia corporation
- tribune is a democratic socialist w****ly, founded in 1937 published in london. it is independent but has supported the labour party from
- tribune broadcasting is an american media company which operates as a subsidiary of tribune media , a chicago, illinois -based media
- the new-york tribune was an american newspaper, first established by horace greeley in 1841. name new-york daily tribune from the 1840s
- the tribune is an indian english-language daily newspaper published from chandigarh , new delhi , jalandhar , dehradun and bathinda .
- the salt lake tribune is the largest-circulated daily newspaper in the city of salt lake city , but second largest sunday circulation
- it was renamed in 2012 from the san diego union-tribune, a 1992 merger between san diego union and san diego evening tribune.