"The baths are not in the forum."

Translation:Balnea in foro non sunt.

September 2, 2019



the common plural of balneum is not balnea, but balneae. the plural balnea began to be used in the post augustan period but it didn't become common. it's kinda ireegular.

see: varro, de lingua latina, ix.68; lewis&short, s.v. balneum.

September 2, 2019


I did not know this! Thanks for sharing!

September 7, 2019
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