plebian

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  • plebian — 1530s (n.), 1560s (adj.), from L. plebius of the common people, from plebes the common people (as opposed to patricians, etc.), perhaps from PIE root *ple to be full (see PLENARY (Cf. plenary)) …   Etymology dictionary

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