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  5. "I arrive at the dining room."

"I arrive at the dining room."

Translation:Ad cenaculum advenio.

November 10, 2019



Cenaculum is the same as triclinio?


i wrote triclinium too, i think it should be right

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They're not synonyms, although the lack of context should permit both answers.

A triclinium is not a room per se, just an arrangement of three (tri) couches (clinia) where rich Romans ate while reclining, just like their decadent Greek forbears.

A cenaculum is literally the room (culum) where you eat dinner (cena).

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