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  1. conditional of pagi



From Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ǵ-. See related terms.



pāgus m (genitive pāgī); second declension

  1. district, province, region, canton
  2. area outside of a city, countryside; rural community
  3. country or rural people
  4. (Medieval Latin) village


Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pāgus pāgī
genitive pāgī pāgōrum
dative pāgō pāgīs
accusative pāgum pāgōs
ablative pāgō pāgīs
vocative pāge pāgī

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  • pagus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
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  • pagus in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin