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populus

See also: Populus

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

The origin is unknown; perhaps from Etruscan or from the root of pleō. See also plēbs.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

populus m (genitive populī); second declension

  1. people
  2. nation
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative populus populī
genitive populī populōrum
dative populō populīs
accusative populum populōs
ablative populō populīs
vocative popule populī
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • populus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Etymology 2Edit

The origin is unknown. Compare Ancient Greek πτελέα (pteléa, elm).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pōpulus f (genitive pōpulī); second declension

  1. A poplar tree
InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pōpulus pōpulī
genitive pōpulī pōpulōrum
dative pōpulō pōpulīs
accusative pōpulum pōpulōs
ablative pōpulō pōpulīs
vocative pōpule pōpulī
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • populus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879