Origin of natesL, plural of natis, akin to Classical Greek n?ton, the back
Origin of natesLatin natēs pl. of natis buttock
From Latin natÄ“s, plural of natis.
- A great portion of the ground within the wall lines is not occupied by buildings, especially in the north-western quarter; and even in the more populous parts of the city, near the river, a considerable space between the houses is occupied by gardens, where pomegr a nates, figs, oranges, lemons and date-palms grow in great abundance, so that the city, when seen at a distance, has the appearance of rising out of the midst of trees.
- It follows that the elements of the orbit admit of determination when the co-ordi nates of the planet at an assigned moment FIG.