Definition of roman:
a resident of modern Rome
an inhabitant of the ancient Roman Empire
a typeface used in ancient Roman inscriptions
relating to or characteristic of people of Rome; "Roman virtues"; "his Roman bearing in adversity"; "a Roman nose"
of or relating to or derived from Rome (especially ancient Rome); "Roman architecture"; "the old Roman wall"
characteristic of the modern type that most directly represents the type used in ancient Roman inscriptions
of or relating to or supporting Romanism; "the Roman Catholic Church"