Proletariat

Proletariat, the name given to the lowest and poorest class in the State, and which still retains the original Roman meaning, as denoting, from proles, offspring, one who enriches the State not by his prosperity, but by his progeny.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Prohibitionist * Prometheus
Proconsul
Procop
Procopius
Procrustes
Procter, Bryan Walter
Proctor, Richard Antony
Procurator-Fiscal
Progne
Progress of the Species Magazines
Prohibitionist
Proletariat
Prometheus
Propaganda
Propertius, Sextus
Prophecy
Prophets
Proselytes
Proserpina
Prospero
Protagoras
Protection

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Proletariat in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable