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Perfect passive participle of plaudō.


plausus m (feminine plausa, neuter plausum); first/second declension

  1. struck


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative plausus plausa plausum plausī plausae plausa
genitive plausī plausae plausī plausōrum plausārum plausōrum
dative plausō plausō plausīs
accusative plausum plausam plausum plausōs plausās plausa
ablative plausō plausā plausō plausīs
vocative plause plausa plausum plausī plausae plausa


plausus m (genitive plausūs); fourth declension

  1. applause, cheers


Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative plausus plausūs
genitive plausūs plausuum
dative plausuī plausibus
accusative plausum plausūs
ablative plausū plausibus
vocative plausus plausūs


  • plausus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • plausus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “plausus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • plausus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to applaud, clap a person: plausum dare (alicui)
  • plausus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers