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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. TOOR-noos(Classical Latin)
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Meaning & History

Meaning unknown. According to Virgil's Aeneid, Turnus was a king of the Rutuli. He led the Latins in war against the Trojans led by Aeneas. At the end of the book he is killed by Aeneas in a duel.
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