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calamitosus

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
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Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

călămĭtōsus: a, um, adj. calamitas.
I Act., that causes great damage or loss, ruinous, destructive.
   A Lit.: uti (regio) bonum caelum habeat, ne calamitosum sit, Cato, R. R. 1, 2: per omnes partes provinciae te tamquam aliquam calamitosam tempestatem pestemque pervasisse, Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 38, § 96; cf. calamitas, I.: tempestas, Dig. 19, 2, 15, § 2.—
   B Trop., destructive, disastrous, ruinous, pernicious, calamitous: acer bissimum et calamitosissimum bellum, Cic. Phil. 11, 13, 34: hoc enim ipsum, utile putare quod turpe sit, calamitosum est, id. Off. 3, 12, 49: exitus hujus calamitosissimi belli, id. Fam. 6, 21, 1: fuga patriae calamitosa, id. Div. 1, 28, 59: plebi incendium, Sall. C. 48, 2: victoriae funestae populo Romano et calamitosae, *Suet. Calig. 23: quid hac clade tristius? quid calamitosius? Flor. 3, 18, 15.—
II Pass., suffering great damage, exposed to injury, unfortunate, miserable, unhappy.
   A Lit.: loca, Cato, R. R. 35, 1; 1, 2: agri vectigal, Cic. Agr. 2, 29, 80: hordeum, Plin. 18, 7, 18, § 79.—
   B Trop.: calamitosum dicitur malis et calamitatibus praegravatum, Non. p. 33, 26: homines miseri et fortunā magis quam culpā calamitosi, Cic. Fam. 9, 13, 3; so id. Tusc. 4, 38, 82: calamitosum est bonis everti, calamitosius cum dedecore, id. Quint. 31, 95: id. Div. in Caecil. 21, 70: otium, id. Fin. 5, 19, 54: res misera et calamitosa, id. Rosc. Am. 28, 77: calamitosissimus omnium Regulus, Sen. Ep. 71, 17.—* Adv.: călămĭtōsē, unfortunately, Cic. Off. 3, 29, 105.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

călămĭtōsus,¹⁰ a, um (calamitas),
1 qui fait du dégât, des ravages, ruineux, désastreux, pernicieux, funeste (au pr. et au fig.) : Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 96 ; Mur. 33
2 exposé à la grêle, au ravage : Cato Agr. 35, 1 ; Cic. Agr. 2, 81 || malheureux, accablé par le malheur : Cic. Mur. 50 ; Læl. 46 ; Tusc. 4, 82 || -tosior Cic. Quinct. 95 || -tosissimus Cic. Phil. 11, 34.

Latin > German (Georges)

calamitōsus, a, um, Adi. m. Compar. u. Superl. (calamitas), I) aktiv = großen Schaden-, großes Unheil bringend, unheilbringend, verderblich, schädlich, A) eig.: caelum, Cato: tempestas, Cic. – B) übtr.: quid hac clade tristius? quid calamitosius? Flor.: acerbissimum et calamitosissimum bellum, Cic.: m. Dat., fuga patriae calamitosa, Cic.: m. Infin.: calamitosum est bonis everti, calamitosius cum dedecore, Cic. – II) passiv = großen Schaden erleidend, großem Schaden ausgesetzt, A) eig.: loca, Cato: agri vectigal caelo ac loco c., Cic.: hordeum ex omni frumento minime c., dem Brand ausgesetzt, Plin. – B) übtr.: a) v. Pers., von großem Unglück heimgesucht, zugrunde gerichtet, bodenlos unglücklich od. elend, schmerzlich betrübt, homines miseri et fortunā magis quam culpā calamitosi, Cic.: ut inopes (magis amicitiarum praesidia quaerant) quam opulenti et calamitosi quam ii, qui putentur beati, Cic.: calamitosissimus omnium Regulus, Sen. – b) v. Zuständen, unglücklich, unheilvoll, res misera et calamitosa, Jammer u. Unheil, Cic.: otium, Cic.: exilium, Cic.

Latin > English

calamitosus calamitosa, calamitosum ADJ :: calamitous; ruinous, destructive; liable to damage/disaster; damaged/miserable