Latin definition for: veles, velitis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. guerrilla forces (pl.), irregular bands
  2. light-armed foot-soldier
  3. skirmishers
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 20,000 words
  • Source: General, unknown or too common to say

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