Regulus

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Translingual[edit]

Regulus regulus

Etymology[edit]

Latin regulus (kinglet, petty king)

Proper noun[edit]

Regulus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Regulidae – the goldcrests and kinglets.

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References[edit]

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Latin regulus (petty king).

Proper noun[edit]

Regulus

  1. (astronomy) A star in the constellation Leo; alpha (α) Leonis.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin Regulus.

Proper noun[edit]

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Regulus

  1. a Roman cognomen
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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rēgulus (kinglet).

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Proper noun[edit]

Rēgulus m (genitive Rēgulī); second declension

  1. A Roman cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Marcus Atilius Regulus, a Roman general and hero

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Rēgulus
genitive Rēgulī
dative Rēgulō
accusative Rēgulum
ablative Rēgulō
vocative Rēgule

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