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plebeius

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From plēbēs (the common people) (archaic form of plēbs) +‎ -ēius.

PronunciationEdit

  • (tetrasyllabic) (Classical) IPA(key): /pleːˈbeː.i.us/, [pɫeːˈbeː.ɪ.ʊs]
  • (trisyllabic) (Classical) IPA(key): /pleːˈbeː.jus/, [pɫeːˈbeː.jʊs]

AdjectiveEdit

plēbēius m (feminine plēbēia, neuter plēbēium); first/second declension

  1. plebeian
  2. common, vulgar

DeclensionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative plēbēius plēbēia plēbēium plēbēiī plēbēiae plēbēia
genitive plēbēiī plēbēiae plēbēiī plēbēiōrum plēbēiārum plēbēiōrum
dative plēbēiō plēbēiae plēbēiō plēbēiīs plēbēiīs plēbēiīs
accusative plēbēium plēbēiam plēbēium plēbēiōs plēbēiās plēbēia
ablative plēbēiō plēbēiā plēbēiō plēbēiīs plēbēiīs plēbēiīs
vocative plēbēie plēbēia plēbēium plēbēiī plēbēiae plēbēia

NounEdit

plēbēius m (genitive plēbēiī); second declension

  1. plebeian

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative plēbēius plēbēiī
genitive plēbēiī plēbēiōrum
dative plēbēiō plēbēiīs
accusative plēbēium plēbēiōs
ablative plēbēiō plēbēiīs
vocative plēbēie plēbēiī

ReferencesEdit

  • plēbēĭus (-ējus) in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879