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decurion


decurion


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Decurion  \De*cu"ri*on\,  n.  [L.  decurio,  decurionis  fr  decuria 
  a  squad  of  ten  fr  decem  ten.]  (Rom.  Antiq.) 
  A  head  or  chief  over  ten  especially,  an  officer  who 
  commanded  a  division  of  ten  soldiers.