roman

  1. of or relating to or derived from Rome (especially ancient Rome)

    Synonyms : romanic
  2. a typeface used in ancient Roman inscriptions

    Synonyms : roman letters, roman print, roman type
    Type Of : proportional font
  3. of or relating to or supporting Romanism

    Synonyms : papist, papistic, papistical, popish, r.c., roman catholic, romanist, romish
  4. an inhabitant of the ancient Roman Empire

    Type Of : european
  5. a resident of modern Rome

    Type Of : italian
  6. relating to or characteristic of people of Rome

  7. characteristic of the modern type that most directly represents the type used in ancient Roman inscriptions