Meaning of Quirites in English:

Quirites

noun

Roman History
  • Roman citizens collectively, especially as a legal entity.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Trevisa (c1342–?1402), translator. From classical Latin Quirītes (also occasionally in singular Quirīs) Roman citizens; further etymology unknown.

Pronunciation

Quirites

/ˈkwɪrɪteɪz/ /ˈkwɪrɪtiːz/