proles

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

proles

  1. plural form of prole

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *proh₂el- (to grow forth), from *per- (forth) + *h₂el- (to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prōlēs f (genitive prōlis); third declension

  1. offspring

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative prōlēs prōlēs
genitive prōlis prōlium
dative prōlī prōlibus
accusative prōlem prōlēs
prōlīs
ablative prōle prōlibus
vocative prōlēs prōlēs

References[edit]

  • proles in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • prolific in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911