Origin of pleb
Examples from the Web for pleb
And I, unhappy, love with pure desire Sicinius, a soldier and a pleb!
I know the maid; a blameless child of one Virginius, a soldier and a pleb.
Max recalled the day of his début at West Point, a humble, modest "Pleb."A Soldier of the Legion|C. N. Williamson
The student is usually inerect, and really needs "setting up" quite as much as the newly-arrived "pleb" at West Point.How to Get Strong and How to Stay So|William Blaikie
Methinks He fears this pleb as he once feared Sicinius.Appius (haughtily).