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Actaeon

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Ἀκταίων, -ωνος or -ονος, ὁ, in V. also Ἀκτέων, -έωνος, ὁ.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Actaeōn: ŏnis, m., Ἀκταίων,
I a grandson of Cadmus, who, having seen Diana bathing naked with her nymphs, was torn to pieces by his own dogs, Ov. M. 3, 230 sq.; ib. 720; id. Tr. 2, 105; Varr. R. R. 2, 9, 9; Hyg. F. 181 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Actæōn,¹⁴ ŏnis, m., Actéon [changé en cerf et dévoré par ses chiens] : Ov. M. 3, 138, etc.

Latin > German (Georges)

Actaeōn, onis, griech. Akk. ona, m. (Ἀκταίων), Sohn des Aristäus von der Autonoë, Enkel des Kadmus; von Diana, die er im Bade erblickte, in einen Hirsch verwandelt und von seinen eigenen Hunden zerrissen, Varr. sat. Men. 513. Ov. met. 3, 138 sqq. Hyg. fab. 180. Serv. Verg. georg. 1, 14.