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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Brutus.

 
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Proper nounEdit

Brutus

  1. a Roman cognomen

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NounEdit

Brutus (plural Brutuses)

  1. (historical) A kind of wig.
  2. (historical) A hairstyle brushed back from the forehead, popular at the time of the French Revolution, when it was an affectation to admire the Ancient Romans.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

See brūtus

PronunciationEdit

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈbruː.tus/, [ˈbruː.tʊs]

Proper nounEdit

Brūtus m (genitive Brūtī); second declension

  1. A cognomen of the Roman gens Iunius.
    • 1599 CE: William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of Julius Caesar
      Et tū, Brūte?
      And you, Brutus?

DeclensionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular
Nominative Brūtus
Genitive Brūtī
Dative Brūtō
Accusative Brūtum
Ablative Brūtō
Vocative Brūte

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Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin Brutus.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Brutus m

  1. Brutus, legendary king of Britain