Definition of quincurion in US English:

quincurion

noun

rare
  • The leader of a division of five men.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Philemon Holland (1552–1637), translator. From post-classical Latin quincurion-, quincurio from classical Latin quīnque five + -uriō (in decuriō).

Pronunciation

quincurion

/kwɪŋˈkjʊərɪən/