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Proletaire (3 syl.)

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One of the rabble. Prolétaires in French means the lowest and poorest class in the community. Proletaʹrian, mean or vulgar. The sixth class of Servius Tullius consisted of proletarii and the capite censii.e. breeders and human heads. The proletaries could not enter the army, but were useful as breeders of the race (proles). The capite censi were not enrolled in the census by the value of their estates, but simply by their polls.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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