(in the French Revolution) the massacre of royalists and other inmates of the prisons of Paris, September 2–6, 1792.
(during the French Revolution) the massacre of royalist prisoners and others in Paris between Sept 2 and 6, 1792
noun 1. a person who instigated or took part in the September Massacre. noun 1. (French history) a person who took part in the September Massacre
[sep-tem-pahr-tahyt] /ˌsɛp tɛmˈpɑr taɪt/ adjective 1. separated into seven sections.
noun, plural septemvirs, septemviri [sep-tem-vuh-rahy] /sɛpˈtɛm vəˌraɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. a member of a seven-man ruling body in ancient Rome.
adjective 1. of or relating to septemvirs or a septemvirate.