regulus

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See also: Regulus

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin regulus.

Noun[edit]

regulus (plural reguli or reguluses)

  1. An impure metal formed beneath slag during the smelting of ores.

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from rēx (king) +‎ -ulus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rēgulus m (genitive rēgulī); second declension

  1. A petty king, kinglet
  2. kinglet (bird), wren
  3. a basilisk

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rēgulus rēgulī
Genitive rēgulī rēgulōrum
Dative rēgulō rēgulīs
Accusative rēgulum rēgulōs
Ablative rēgulō rēgulīs
Vocative rēgule rēgulī

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Translingual: Regulus
  • Spanish: régulo

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