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Begießen

Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

German > Latin

[2] Begießen, das, -ung, die, aspersio aquae (das Ansprengen von Wasser). – irrigatio (die Bewässerung). – perfusio (die Beschüttung, z. B. perf. corporis: die B. mit kaltem Wasser, perf. aquae frigidae).