What does vox populi mean?

Definitions for vox populiˈvɒks ˈpɒp yəˌlaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. public opinion, popular opinion, opinion, vox populi(noun)

    a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people

    "he asked for a poll of public opinion"


  1. Vox populi

    In broadcasting, vox populi is an interview with members of the general public. Vox populi is a Latin phrase that literally means voice of the people.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vox populi in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vox populi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Tecumseh Sherman:

    Vox populi, vox humbug.

  2. Alcuin:

    Those people should not be listened to who keep saying the voice of the people is the voice of God (Vox Populi, Vox Dei), since the riotousness of the crowd is always very close to madness. -- Letter to Charlemagne, 800 AD.

Images & Illustrations of vox populi

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Translations for vox populi

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • öffentliche MeinungGerman
  • rahva häälEstonian
  • ääniFinnish
  • vox populi, voix du peuple, opinion publiqueFrench
  • ձայն բազմացArmenian
  • vōx populīLatin
  • общественное мнение, голос народа, глас народа, vox populiRussian
  • వోక్స్ పాపులిTelugu
  • ووکس پاپولیUrdu

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