prologus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek πρόλογος (prólogos).

Noun[edit]

prōlogus m (genitive prōlogī); second declension

  1. a preface to a play; a prologue
  2. one who recites a prologue

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōlogus prōlogī
Genitive prōlogī prōlogōrum
Dative prōlogō prōlogīs
Accusative prōlogum prōlogōs
Ablative prōlogō prōlogīs
Vocative prōloge prōlogī

Descendants[edit]

  • Old French: prologue

References[edit]

prolŏgus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press