proles

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

proles

  1. plural of prole

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pro- + *olēs (growth).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prōlēs f (genitive prōlis); third declension

  1. offspring, children, progeny, descendants
    Synonyms: stirps, stirpis, partus

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōlēs prōlēs
Genitive prōlis prōlium
Dative prōlī prōlibus
Accusative prōlem prōlēs
prōlīs
Ablative prōle prōlibus
Vocative prōlēs prōlēs

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: prole
  • Italian: prole
  • Portuguese: prole
  • Spanish: prole

References[edit]

  • proles”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • proles”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • proles in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • proles in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • prolific in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

proles

  1. plural of prole