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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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

Δημοσθένης, -ους, ὁ.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Dēmosthĕnes: is (
I gen. i, Cic. Opt. Gen. 5, 14), m., Δημοσθένης, the most celebrated of the Grecian orators, Cic. de Or. 1, 13; 20; id. Brut. 9; Prop. 3 (4), 21, 27; Quint. 10, 1, 76; 12, 10, 23 sq.; Juv. 10, 114 et saep.—Hence,
II Dēmosthĕnĭcus, a, um, adj., Demosthenic: Demosthenicum, quod ter primum ille vocavit (i. e. action), Aus. Prof. 1, 19.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Dēmosthĕnēs,¹¹ is, m. (Δημοσθένης), Démosthène [le célèbre orateur grec] : Cic. de Or. 1, 89 ; 1, 260 || -nĭcus, a, um, de Démosthène : Aus. Prof. 1, 19. gén. ī, Cic. Opt. 14 ; acc. em ou ēn.

Latin > German (Georges)

Dēmosthenēs, is u. ī, Akk. em u. ēn, m. (Δημοσθένης), der berühmte athenische Redner aus dem Demos Päania, der Verteidiger der griechischen Freiheit gegen Philipp von Mazedonien, Cic. de or. 1, 260; de opt. gen. 14 (wo Genet. -i); Tusc. 4, 55. Quint. 10, 1, 76. Iul. Val. 2, 15 (2, 5, wo Genet. -i). Iuven. 10, 114. (Vgl. Neue-Wagener Formenl.3 1, 473 u. Keil de emend. Plin. ep. 1, p. 11 über den Akk. auf em u. en). – Dav. Dēmosthenicus, a, um, demosthenisch, Auson. prof. (XVI) 2, 19. p. 56, 14 Schenkl. – u. Dēmosthenicē, Adv. demosthenisch, Prisc. 15, 37.

Latin > English

Demosthenes Demosthenis N M :: Demosthenes; (Greek orator of 4th century BC)

Wikipedia EN

Demosthenes (/dɪˈmɒs.θəniːz/; Greek: Δημοσθένης, romanized: Dēmosthénēs; Attic Greek:; 384 – 12 October 322 BC) was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC. Demosthenes learned rhetoric by studying the speeches of previous great orators. He delivered his first judicial speeches at the age of 20, in which he argued effectively to gain from his guardians what was left of his inheritance. For a time, Demosthenes made his living as a professional speech-writer (logographer) and a lawyer, writing speeches for use in private legal suits.


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