procer

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From procus (standing in front of), from Proto-Indo-European *per- (in front of), similar to prope (nearby, close).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

procer m (genitive proceris); third declension

  1. (chiefly in the plural) noble(s), prince(s), chief(s)
    Synonym: primores

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative procer procerēs
Genitive proceris procerum
Dative procerī proceribus
Accusative procerem procerēs
Ablative procere proceribus
Vocative procer procerēs

References[edit]

  • procer”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • procer”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • procer in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette

Tocharian B[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *procer, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Compare Tocharian A pracar.

Noun[edit]

procer m

  1. brother

See also[edit]