Latin definition for: delectus, delecti


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. picked men (pl.), advisory staff
  2. the elite
  3. the pick (of w/GEN)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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