bellum civile

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bellum (war) + cīvīle, neuter singular of cīvīlis (civil, pertaining to citizens).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈbel.lum kiːˈwiː.le/, [ˈbɛl.lũ kiːˈwiː.ɫɛ]

Phrase[edit]

bellum cīvīle n (genitive bellī cīvīlī); second declension

  1. civil war