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abactus

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

ăbactus: a, um, Part. of abigo, q. v.
ăbactus: ūs, m. abigo,
I a driving away, robbing (of cattle, vessels, etc.), Plin. Pan. 20, 4.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) ăbāctus, a, um, part. de abigo.
(2) ăbāctŭs,¹⁶ ūs, m., détournement des troupeaux, enlèvement du butin : abactus hospitum exercere Plin. Min. Pan. 20, 4, pratiquer l’enlèvement du butin sur ses hôtes.

Latin > German (Georges)

(1) abāctus1, a, um, s. ab-igo.
(2) abāctus2, ūs, m. (abigo), das (gewaltsame) Wegtreiben, Plur., cum abactus hospitum exerceret, da er den Gastfreunden ihr Vieh wegtrieb, Plin. pan. 20, 4.

Latin > English

abactus abacta, abactum ADJ :: driven away/off/back; forced to resign (office); restrained by; passed (night)
abactus abactus abactus N M :: cattle thieving, stealing of cattle, rustling