regulus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin regulus.

Noun[edit]

regulus (plural reguli)

  1. An impure metal formed beneath slag during the smelting of ores.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from rēx (king) +‎ -ulus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rēgulus m (genitive rēgulī); second declension

  1. A petty king, kinglet

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rēgulus rēgulī
genitive rēgulī rēgulōrum
dative rēgulō rēgulīs
accusative rēgulum rēgulōs
ablative rēgulō rēgulīs
vocative rēgule rēgulī

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