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cubus

Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

cŭbus: i, m., = κύβος,
I a die, cube, Vitr. 5, praef. 4.—
   B As a measure, Rhem. Fann. 61.—
II A cubic number, Gell. 1, 20, 6.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) cŭbus,¹⁶ ī, m. (κύβος), cube : Vitr. Arch. 5, Præf. 4 || sorte de mesure : Ov. Med. 88 || nombre cubique : Gell. 1, 20, 6.

Latin > German (Georges)

cubus, ī, m. (κύβος), I) der Würfel, Kubus, Vitr. 5. praef. 4. Chalcid. Tim. 222. – als Maß, Ov. medic. fac. 88; u. Form cybus, Auct. inc. de ponder. 62 u. 195 H. (Vulg. cubus); u. coebus, Auson. Griphus (XXVI) 2, 3 u. 57. p. 129 u. 131 Schenkl. – II) die Kubikzahl, Gell. 1, 20, 6.

Latin > English

cubus cubi N M :: cube (geometric figure), die/dice; lump; cubic number