ques

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See also: quês and 'ques

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ques

  1. plural of que

Latin[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quēs m pl or f pl (neuter plural qua, indefinite pronoun)

  1. (Old Latin) any
    • senatus consultum de Bacchanalibus: [1][2]
      SEI·QVES
      ESENT·QVEI·SIBEI·DEICERENT·NECESVS·ESE·BACANAL·HABERE·EEIS·VTEI·AD·PR·VRBANVM
      ROMAM·VENIRENT·DEQVE·EEIS·REBVS·VBEI·EORVM·VTR A [= VERBA]·AVDITA·ESENT·VTEI·SENATVS
      NOSTER·DECERNERET·DVM·NE·MINVS·SENATORBVS [= SENATORIBVS]·C·ADESENT· A [= QVOM EA] RES·COSOLORETVR
      if there are any who claim that it is necessary for them to have such a place, they are to come to Rome to the praetor urbanus, and the senate is to decide on those matters, when their claims have been heard, provided that not less than 100 senators are present when the affair is discussed.
      SEI·QVES·ESENT·QVEI·ARVORSVM·EAD·FECISENT·QVAM·SVPRAD
      SCRIPTVM·EST·EEIS·REM·CAPVTALEM·FACIENDAM·CENSVERE
      if there are any who have acted contrary to what was written above, they have decided that a proceeding for a capital offense should be instituted against them;
      ATQVE
      VTEI·EA·BACANALIA·SEI·QVA·SVNT·EXSTRAD·QVAM·SEI·QVID·IBEI·SACRI·EST
      ITA·VTEI·SVPRAD·SCRIPTVM·EST·IN·DIEBVS·X·QVIBVS·VOBEIS·TABELAI·DATAI
      ERVNT·FACIATIS·VTEI·DISMOTA·SIENT
      see to it that the revelries of Bacchus, if there be any, except in case there be concerned in the matter something sacred, as was written above, be disbanded within ten days after this letter shall be delivered to you.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • quis”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    qui”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette, page 1303 & 1304
  1. ^ Corpus inscriptionum latinarum, vol. I pars II, 2nd edition, Berlin, 1918, p. 437, § 581 [= 196]
  2. ^ The Library of Original Sources. The ideas that have influenced civilization, in the original documents—translated. University Edition. Edited by Oliver J. Thatcher. Assisted by more than One Hundred European and American Scholars. Volume III, p. 76–77, translated by Nina E. Weston

Zoogocho Zapotec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish queso.

Noun[edit]

ques

  1. cheese

References[edit]

  • Long C., Rebecca; Cruz M., Sofronio (2000) Diccionario zapoteco de San Bartolomé Zoogocho, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 38)‎[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 268