Brutus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Brutus.

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Proper noun[edit]

Brutus

  1. a Roman cognomen

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See brūtus

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

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?

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Brūtus Brūtī
genitive Brūtī Brūtōrum
dative Brūtō Brūtīs
accusative Brūtum Brūtōs
ablative Brūtō Brūtīs
vocative Brūte Brūtī

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin Brutus.

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Proper noun[edit]

Brutus m

  1. Brutus, legendary king of Britain