caelites

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Substantive of caeles ‎(heavenly, celestial).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

caelitēs m pl, f pl ‎(genitive caelitium); third declension

  1. The inhabitants of heaven; the gods.

Inflection[edit]

Only found in the plural. Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative caeles caelitēs
genitive caelitis caelitum
dative caelitī caelitibus
accusative caelitem caelitēs
ablative caelite caelitibus
vocative caeles caelitēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • caelites” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.