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Hostilius

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Hostīlĭus: a,
I name of a Roman gens.
   1    Hostus Hostilius, who fought victoriously against the Sabines, Liv. 1, 12.—
   2    His grandson, Tullus Hostilius, the third king of Rome, Liv. 1, 22 sqq.; Cic. N. D. 2, 3, 9.—
   3    L. Hostilius Tubulus, prœtor in A. U. C. 611, a rude person, Lucil. ap. Cic. N. D. 1, 23, 63. —
II Deriv. Hostīlĭus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Hostilius, Hostilian: Curia, built by king Tullus Hostilius, Liv. 1, 22; 30; Varr. L. L. 5, § 155 Müll.: Hostiliis Laribus immolabant, quod ab his hostes arceri putabant (perhaps named after Hostus Hostilius), Paul. ex Fest. p. 102 Müll.: lex, Just. Inst. 4, 10.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Hostīlĭus,¹³ ĭī, m., nom de famille rom. ; nott Hostus Hostilius [grand-père de Tullus Hostilius : Liv. 1, 12, 2 || Tullus Hostilius [3e roi de Rome] : Cic. Nat. 2, 9 || nom d’un préteur : Lucil. d. Cic. Nat. 1, 63 || -ĭus, a, um, d’Hostilius : Liv. 1, 22, 1.

Latin > German (Georges)

Hostīlius, a, um, Name einer röm. gens, aus der am bekanntesten Tullus Hostilius, der dritte römische König, Liv. 1, 22 sqq. Cic. de nat. deor. 2, 9. – Adi. hostilisch, curia, vom Könige Tullus Hostilius erbaut, Liv. u. Val. Max.: lex, Iustin. instit.