tribus

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tribus (tribe)

Noun[edit]

tribus

  1. (taxonomy) The taxon tribe

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribus

  1. plural of tribu

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtri(ː)bus/, [ˈt̪ri(ː)bus̠]
  • Rhymes: -ibus
  • Syllabification: tri‧bus

Noun[edit]

tribus

  1. (taxonomy) tribe

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tribus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative tribus tribukset
genitive tribuksen tribusten
tribuksien
partitive tribusta tribuksia
illative tribukseen tribuksiin
singular plural
nominative tribus tribukset
accusative nom. tribus tribukset
gen. tribuksen
genitive tribuksen tribusten
tribuksien
partitive tribusta tribuksia
inessive tribuksessa tribuksissa
elative tribuksesta tribuksista
illative tribukseen tribuksiin
adessive tribuksella tribuksilla
ablative tribukselta tribuksilta
allative tribukselle tribuksille
essive tribuksena tribuksina
translative tribukseksi tribuksiksi
instructive tribuksin
abessive tribuksetta tribuksitta
comitative tribuksineen
Possessive forms of tribus (type vastaus)
possessor singular plural
1st person tribukseni tribuksemme
2nd person tribuksesi tribuksenne
3rd person tribuksensa

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribus f

  1. plural of tribu

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

A compound from the stem of trēs (three) and either:

Originally referring to three divisions of the (Roman) people. Cognate to Umbrian trifu (tribe, people).

Noun[edit]

tribus f (genitive tribūs); fourth declension

  1. One of the three original tribes of Rome: Ramnes, Tities, Luceres.
  2. A division of the Roman people.
  3. A tribe.
  4. The mob, the lower classes.
Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tribus tribūs
Genitive tribūs tribuum
Dative tribuī tribibus
Accusative tribum tribūs
Ablative tribū tribibus
Vocative tribus tribūs

Dative/ablative plural also tribubus.

Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Catalan: tribu
  • English: tribe
  • Middle French: tribu
  • Galician: tribo
  • Italian: tribù, tribo
  • Portuguese: tribo
  • Romanian: trib
  • Sicilian: tribbù
  • Spanish: tribu
  • Translingual: Tribus

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of trēs (three)

Numeral[edit]

tribus

  1. dative masculine of trēs
  2. dative feminine of trēs
  3. dative neuter of trēs
  4. ablative masculine of trēs
  5. ablative feminine of trēs
  6. ablative neuter of trēs

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribus

  1. plural of tribe

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tribus f pl

  1. plural of tribu