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bubo

Δῶς μοι πᾶ στῶ καὶ τὰν γᾶν κινάσω -> Give me a place to stand on, and I will move the Earth.
Archimedes

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

bŭbo: ĕre, v. n.,
I to cry like a bittern, Auct. Carm. Philom. 42 (al. butio).
būbo: ōnis, m. (f. only once Verg. A. 4, 462; cf. Serv. ad loc.; Non. p. 194, 1.— Hence given erroneously by Prisc. p. 683 P. and Rhemn. Palaem. p. 1370
I fin. ib. as comm.) [[[βύας]], βῦζα], an owl, the horned owl: Strix bubo, Linn., whose cry was considered as ill-boding, Plin. 10, 12, 16, § 34; Verg. A. 4, 462: ignavus bubo, Ov. M. 5, 550: profanus, id. ib. 6, 432 (cf. id. ib. 5, 543: profana avis): funereus, id. ib. 10, 453: Stygius (since Ascalaphus, son of Acheron or Styx, was changed to an owl; v. Ascalaphus), id. ib. 15, 791: rauci, id. Am. 1, 12, 19: bubone sinistro, Luc. 5, 396: trepidus, id. 6, 689: moestus, Sen. Med. 734: luctifer, id. Herc. Fur. 687: infaustus, Claud. in Eutr. 2, 407.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

būbō,¹⁴ ōnis, m. f. (βύας), hibou grand-duc : Varro L. 5, 75 ; Virg. En. 4, 462.

Latin > German (Georges)

būbo, ōnis, m. (onomatop., wie βύας, βῦζα), der Uhu (Strix Bubo, L.), bei den Alten, wie bei uns, durch sein Schreien Unglücksprophet, Varr. LL. 5, 75. Ov. met. 5, 550. Plin. 10, 34. Apul. flor. 13. Arnob. 2, 59. Amm. 30, 5, 16. Vulg. levit. 11, 17. Anthol. Lat. 390, 28 (385, 28). – auch fem. (vgl. Prisc. 6, 14), Verg. Aen. 4, 462. Lampr. Commod. 16, 5.

Latin > English

bubo bubere, -, - V INTRANS :: cry like a bittern (bird that booms/roars like an ox during mating)
bubo bubo bubonis N M :: horned or eagle owl (esp. as bird of ill omen)