praes

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From prae- +‎ vas ‎(bond, surety).

Noun[edit]

praes m ‎(genitive praedis); third declension

  1. surety, bondsman
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative praes praedēs
genitive praedis praedum
dative praedī praedibus
accusative praedem praedēs
ablative praede praedibus
vocative praes praedēs
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin prae.

Adverb[edit]

praes (not comparable)

  1. at hand; now

References[edit]

  • praes in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • praes in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • praes” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • my mind forebodes misfortune: animus praesāgit malum
  • praes in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • praes in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin