regnat populus

[reg-naht paw-poo-loo s; English reg-nat pop-yuh-luh s]


let the people rule: motto of Arkansas. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of populus

Historical Examples of populus

  • This was the celebrated “cotton-wood,” a species of poplar (Populus angulatus).

  • The aspen (Populus tremuloides) was very common on burnt grounds.

    The Maine Woods

    Henry David Thoreau

  • They were the original plbs, while the gentls were the populus of Rome.

    The Private Life of the Romans

    Harold Whetstone Johnston

  • In the time of Servius they had become nearly if not quite as numerous as the populus.

    Ancient Society

    Lewis Henry Morgan

  • The clients formed no part of the populus for the reasons stated.

    Ancient Society

    Lewis Henry Morgan