moles

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See also: molés and môles

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

moles

  1. plural of mole

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

moles c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of mole

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

moles f

  1. plural of mole

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *meh₃- (to exert). Cognate with Ancient Greek μῶλος (môlos) and German Mühen. See also Latin mōs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōlēs f (genitive mōlis); third declension

  1. mass (of material)
  2. rock, boulder
  3. heap, pile
  4. mole, jetty

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mōlēs mōlēs
genitive mōlis mōlium
dative mōlī mōlibus
accusative mōlem mōlēs
ablative mōle mōlibus
vocative mōlēs mōlēs

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • moles in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • moles in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “moles”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • moles” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • moles in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

moles m f pl

  1. Masculine and feminine plural of adjective mole.

Noun[edit]

moles m pl

  1. Plural of noun mol.

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

moles

  1. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of molar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of molar.