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Sinope

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English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Σινώπη, ἡ.

Man of Sinope: Σινωπεύς, -έως, ὁ.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Sĭnōpē: ēs (or -a, ae; cf. Zumpt ad Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 34, § 87, p. 166), f., = Σινώπη.
I A famous Greek colony in Paphlagonia, on the Euxine, the birthplace of Diogenes the Cynic and residence of Mithridates, now Sinoub, Mel. 1, 19, 9; Plin. 6, 2, 2, § 6; Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 34, § 87; id. Imp. Pomp. 8, 21; Tac. H. 4, 83 sq. al.: Sinopae, Cic. Agr. 2, 20, 53.—Hence,
   1    Sĭnōpensis, e, adj., of or belonging to Sinope: colonia, Dig. 50, 15, 1 fin.—Plur. subst.: Sĭnōpenses, ĭum, m., the inhabitants of Sinope, Liv. 40, 2; Tac. H. 4, 83 fin.—
   2    Sĭnōpeus, a, um, adj., = Σινωπεύς, of Sinope, Plaut. Curc. 3, 72: Cynicus, i. e. Diogenes, Ov. P. 1, 3, 67.—
   3    Sĭnōpĭcus, a, um, adj., of Sinope: minium, Cels. 5, 6; 6, 6, 19.—
   4    Sĭnōpis, ĭdis, f. (sc. terra), a kind of red ochre found in Sinope, and used for coloring, Plin. 35, 6, 13, § 31; Vitr. 7, 7; Veg. 2, 16, 3 and 5.—
II An earlier name for the town of Sinuessa, Liv. 10, 21, 8.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) Sĭnōpē, ēs, Cic. Pomp. 21 ou Sĭnōpa, æ, f., Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 87 ; Agr. 2, 53 (Σινώπη), Sinope [ville et port de Paphlagonie, patrie de Diogène].
(2) Sĭnōpē, ēs, f., nom grec de Sinuesse : Liv. 10, 21, 8 ; Plin. 3, 59.

Latin > English

Sinope Sinopes N F :: Sinope; (Greek colony midway along south shore of Euxine/Black Sea)