Remi

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See also: remi, remí, and Rémi

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A sixth-century French saint, Latin Remigius, from remex (oarsman).

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Proper noun[edit]

Remi ?

  1. A male given name.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Gaulish/Celtic name meaning "chieftains, first ones," from Proto-Celtic *ɸare. The modern city name Reims has been conflated with remus (oar), in the sense "helmsman" (modern Welsh rhwyf).

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Proper noun[edit]

Rēmī m pl (genitive Rēmōrum); second declension

  1. (ancient history) A tribe of Gallia Belgica whose chief town was Durocortorum
Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, plural only.

Case Plural
Nominative Rēmī
Genitive Rēmōrum
Dative Rēmīs
Accusative Rēmōs
Ablative Rēmīs
Vocative Rēmī

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Remī m

  1. genitive masculine singular of Remus
  2. nominative masculine plural of Remus
  3. vocative masculine plural of Remus

References[edit]

  • Remi in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Remi in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Remi in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly
  • ABC-CLIO (2006): Celtic Culture: A-Celti

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Remi

  1. A male given name borrowed from French.