Pronunciation of Zama
/zˈɑːmə/, /zˈɑːmə/, /z_ˈɑː_m_ə/
Usage examples for zama:
- The victory of Zama decided the issue. - "The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI.", Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton.
- In the year 200 B. C., at the famous battle of Zama, which decided matters between Rome and Carthage, they again formed a third of the Carthaginian army, and showed that they were, in the words of Livy, " inflamed by that innate hatred towards the Romans which is peculiar to their race." - "A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume I. of VI.", Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot.
- Hannibal at Zama pursues a phantom of Scipio, which flies before him and disappears like that of Aeneas before Turnus. - "Latin Literature", J. W. Mackail.