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tribus

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tribus (tribe)

NounEdit

tribus

  1. (taxonomy) The taxon tribe



FrenchEdit

NounEdit

tribus f pl

  1. plural form of tribu

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the stem of trēs (three) + an element from Proto-Indo-European *bʰew- (to grow, become, come into being, appear)

NounEdit

tribus f (genitive tribūs); fourth declension

  1. One of the three original tribes of Rome: Ramnes, Tities, Luceres.
  2. A division of the Roman people.
  3. A tribe.
  4. The mob, the lower classes.
InflectionEdit

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tribus tribūs
genitive tribūs tribuum
dative tribuī tribibus
accusative tribum tribūs
ablative tribū tribibus
vocative tribus tribūs

Dative/ablative plural also tribubus.

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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of trēs (three)

NumeralEdit

tribus

  1. dative masculine of trēs
  2. dative feminine of trēs
  3. dative neuter of trēs
  4. ablative masculine of trēs
  5. ablative feminine of trēs
  6. ablative neuter of trēs

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

tribus f pl

  1. plural form of tribu