Hannibal

Primary Meanings of Hannibal

1.
n
general who commanded the Carthaginian army in the second Punic War; crossed the Alps and defeated the Romans but was recalled to defend Carthage and was defeated (247-182 BC)
2.
n
a town in northeast Missouri on the Mississippi River; boyhood home of Mark Twain
Full Definitions of Hannibal
1

n general who commanded the Carthaginian army in the second Punic War; crossed the Alps and defeated the Romans but was recalled to defend Carthage and was defeated (247-182 BC)

Example of:
Carthaginian
a native or inhabitant of ancient Carthage
full general, general
a general officer of the highest rank
2

n a town in northeast Missouri on the Mississippi River; boyhood home of Mark Twain

Example of:
town
an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

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