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abominor

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

ăb-ōmĭnor: ātus, 1, v. dep.,
I to deprecate any thing as an ill omen (not in Cic.).
I Lit.: cum dixisset sepulcrum dirutum proram spectare, abominatus, etc., when he had spoken the words “a ruined sepulchre,” etc., wishing that this (the sepulchre, or the words spoken) might not be of evil omen, Liv. 30, 25 fin.; so also id. 6, 18, 9; Suet. Claud. 46.—Hence: quod abominor, which may God avert, Ov. M. 9, 677; id. P. 3, 1, 105; Plin. Ep. 6, 22, 7 al.—With inf.: haec universa habere abominabitur, Sen. Ben. 7, 8.—
II In gen. (opp. to opto), to abominate, abhor, detest, Liv. 30, 30, 9; Col. 6, prooem. § 1; Quint. 4, 1, 33.—Hence derivv.,
   1    ăbōmĭnan-ter, adv., abominably, detestably, Cod. Th. 3, 12, 13.—
   2    ăbōmĭnandus, a, um, P. a., abominable, Liv. 9, 38 fin.; Sen. Ben. 1, 9; Quint. 8, 4, 22; 9, 2, 80.!*?
   1    Collat. act. form ăbōmĭno, are: multam abomina, Plaut. Trin. 3, 2, 82.—
   2    ăbōmĭnor in pass. signif.: saevitia eorum abominaretur ab omnibus, Varr. ap. Prisc. p. 791 P.—So Part.: abominatus, abominated, accursed: Hannibal, Hor. Epod. 16, 8: semimares, Liv. 31, 12, 8: bubo funebris et maxime abominatus, Plin. 10, 12, 16.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

ăbōmĭnor,¹² ātus sum, ārī, tr.
1 écarter un mauvais présage : Liv. 6, 18, 9 ; 30, 25, 12 ; Quint. 11, 3, 114 || [avec acc.] repousser de ses vœux : Liv. 39, 22, 5 ; quod abominor ! Ov. M. 9, 677, ce qu’aux dieux ne plaise !
2 repousser avec horreur : Liv. 30, 30, 9 ; 32, 38, 5 ; 40, 4, 8 ; Plin. Min. Ep. 6, 4, 4 || [avec inf.] avoir horreur de : Sen. Ben. 7, 8, 2 || adj. verbal : quod abominandum est ] Liv. 23, 3, 5, chose qu’on doit repousser avec horreur, cf. Sen. Clem. 1, 25, 2 ; Ben. 1, 9, 3.

Latin > German (Georges)

ab-ōminor, ātus sum, ārī, I) etwas Ungünstiges, ein unheildrohendes Wahrzeichen u. dgl. von sich hinwegwünschen, von sich abgewendet wünschen, dah. auch verabscheuen (Ggstz. optare), alqd, Liv.: quod abominor, was Gott verhüten wolle! Ov. u. Curt.: m. folg. Infinit., haec universa habere, Sen. de ben. 7, 8, 1: absol., abominamur manibus, Quint.: bene facitis, quod (daß) abominamini, Liv. – dah. abominandus, verabscheuenswert, nomen, Liv.: infelicitas, Quint.: procul abominanda negotiatio, Quint. – II) etw. Böses anwünschen, crurum eius fragium, Apul. met. 9, 23.

Latin > English

abominor abominari, abominatus sum V DEP :: avert; (seek to) avert (omen/eventuality) (by prayer); loathe, detest, abhor