pagus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin pāgus

Noun[edit]

pagus (plural pagi)

  1. (historical) A country district with scattered hamlets.
  2. (historical) The fortified centre of such a district.
  3. (historical) Among the early Teutons, a division of the territory larger than a village, like a wapentake or hundred.

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Verb[edit]

pagus

  1. conditional of pagi

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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. clan
  5. (Medieval Latin) village
  6. (Medieval Latin) territory

Inflection[edit]

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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Descendants[edit]

  • Portuguese: pago (dialectal, via Spanish)
  • Spanish: pago
  • Welsh: pau

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