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Spartacus

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

Spartăcus: i, m.
I A celebrated Thracian gladiator, who carried on the war of the gladiators against the Romans, Cic. Har. Resp. 12, 26; Liv. Epit. 95; Sall. H. 3, 67, 12 sq. Dietsch; Flor. 3, 20, 2; Vell. 2, 30, 4; Hor. C. 3, 14, 19; id. Epod. 16, 5 al.—
II Meton., an epithet of Mark Antony: certamen cum percussore, cum latrone, cum Spartaco, Cic. Phil. 4, 6, 15.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

Spartăcus,¹³ ī, m., qui soutint contre les Romains la guerre dite des gladiateurs : Cic. Har. 26 ; Hor. O. 3, 14, 19 || épith. donnée à Antoine : Cic. Phil. 4, 15.

Latin > German (Georges)

Spartacus, ī, m., ein berühmter Gladiator, Thrazier von Geburt, Anstifter u. Leiter des Gladiatorenkrieges gegen die Römer, Liv. epit. 95. Flor. 3, 20. Vell. 2, 30. Hor. carm. 3, 14, 19.