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gentes Explained

gentes at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {gens}

Gentes at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Gens \Gens\ (j[e^]nz), n.; pl. {Gentes} (j[e^]n"t[=e]z). [L. See
{Gentle}, a.] (Rom. Hist.)
1. A clan or family connection, embracing several families of
the same stock, who had a common name and certain common
religious rites; a subdivision of the Roman curia or
tribe.

2. (Ethnol.) A minor subdivision of a tribe, among American
aborigines. It includes those who have a common descent,
and bear the same totem.

gentes at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

gens
n : family based on male descent; "he had no sons and there was
no one to carry on his name" [syn: {name}]
[also: {gentes} (pl)]

gentes
See {gens}

gentes at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

gentes
  • Inter: plural of » gens

    Anagrams

    * genets, tenges

  • Interlingua

    Noun

    gentes
  • Inter: plural of » gente|lang=ia

  • Latin

    Noun

    Inter: la-noun-form » gentēs
  • Inter: inflection of » gens|gēns|nom|p|lang=la
    1. Inter: inflection of » gens|gēns|acc|p|lang=la
    2. Inter: inflection of » gens|gēns|voc|p|lang=la


    Portuguese

    Noun

    Inter: wikipedia » dab=gentes
    gentes
  • Inter: pt-noun form of » gente|onlyf|pl

  • Translation: fr » gentes
    Translation: mg » gentes
    Translation: my » gentes
    Translation: pt » gentes
    Translation: ta » gentes