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plebe

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EtymologyEdit

Clipping of plebeian (member of the lower class in ancient Rome).

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plebe (plural plebes)

  1. (US) a first year student at a US military academy; a cadet
  2. common person

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin plebs, plebem. Compare pieve.

NounEdit

plebe f (plural plebi)

  1. Common people
  2. rabble, riffraff

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LatinEdit

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plēbe

  1. ablative singular of plēbs

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plebe f (plural plebes)

  1. plebs (the common people)

SpanishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin plēbs, plēbis.

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plebe f (plural plebes)

  1. plebeians, common people
  2. (historical) plebs

plebe m, f (plural plebes)

  1. (colloquial, Sinaloa, Sonora, Mexico) kid, child

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