A sort of placard or sign attached to a pole and carried by soldiers in the triumphal
processions with the record of their victories and captains inscribed upon it (Ovid,
iv. 2, 20).
The lettering of a book's title. (See Index
The advertisement or handbill displayed upon a house to announce it as for sale or to let
(Pliny , Epist.
vii. 27, 7), the latter, in the words est locanda, still used by the Romans of to-day.
In general, any epitaph (titulus sepulcralis
) or other inscription.