Latin Plural

Welcome to the fourth Latin lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases.

book
book Audio
liber
books
books Audio
libri
car
car Audio
currus
cars
cars Audio
currūs
tree
tree Audio
arbor
trees
trees Audio
arbores
flower
flower Audio
flos
flowers
flowers Audio
flores

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look wehn converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Latin
I speak one language
[singular form]
unam linguam scio Audio
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
scimus tres linguas Audio
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
visitat multas regiones Audio
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
nunc beati sunt Audio
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
ea quinque calceos rubros habet Audio
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
panem fartum sine caepibus cupio Audio

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman Audio
mulier
women
women Audio
mulieres
man
man Audio
vir
men
men Audio
viri
house
house Audio
domus
houses
houses Audio
domūs
cup
country Audio
poculum
cups
countries Audio
pocula
cow
cow Audio
vacca
cows
cows Audio
vaccae
horse
horse Audio
equus
horses
horses Audio
equi

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Latin by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Latin
Help
auxiliarete! Audio
Call the ambulance
voca ambulance Audio
I need a doctor
opus est mihi medico Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
ubi est pharmacia proxissima? Audio
Are you okay?
sanus esne? Audio
I am sick
aegroto Audio
Call the police
voca vigiles Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Latin? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Latin Nouns   Latin Nouns

Latin Gender   Latin Gender



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