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dea

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

dĕa: ae (dat. and
I abl. plur.: diis, Varr. R. R. 3, 16, 7; Ins. Orell. 2076: deabus, Cn. Gell. ap. Charis. p. 39 P.; Aug. C. D. 7, 24; 3, 3; Apul. M. 4, p. 156: dis deabusque, Cic. Rab. Perd. 2, 5; id. fragm. ap. Prisc. p. 733 P., IV. 2, p. 451 ed. Orell.; cf. DIVIS DIVABVSQVE, Inscr. ap. Voss. Arist. 4, 4 fin.), f. deus, a goddess: Juno sancta dearum, Enn. ap. Serv. ad Verg. A. 4, 576 (Annal. v. 65 Vahl.): his diis (i. e. the Muses) Helicona atque Olympon attribuerunt homines, Varr. l. l.; cf. for the same, novem deae, Ov. H. 15, 108; id. A. A. 3, 348; and Thespiades deae, id. M. 5, 310; and only deae, Verg. A. 7, 641: dea, magna dea, Cybebe, dea domina Dindymi, Catull. 63, 91: mille dea est operum: certe dea carminis illa est (sc. Minerva), Ov. F. 3, 833: bellica, the same, id. M. 2, 752: venatrix, i. e. Diana, id. ib. 2, 454: silvarum, the same, id. ib. 3, 163: triplices, i. e. the Fates, ib. ib. 2, 654; cf. triplices poenarum Eumenides, id. ib. 8, 481: siderea, i. e. Night, Prop. 3, 20, 18 (4, 20, 8 M.) et saep. For the combination di deaeque, v. deus; Bona Dea, v. bonus, no. F. —The appellation DEA is freq. on the tombs of women, Inscr. ap. Fea, p. 173; Fabretti, Inscr. p. 266, 106 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) dĕa,⁷ æ, f. [dat. pl. diīs Varro R. 3, 16, 17 ; deabus Cn. Gell. d. Char. 54, 13 ; Cic. Rab. perd. 5 ], déesse : Cic. Verr. 2, 5, 188 ; deæ triplices Ov. M. 2, 654, les Parques ; dea siderea Prop. 3, 20, 18, la nuit.

Latin > German (Georges)

dea, ae, f. (deus), die Göttin, Cic. u.a.: pastoralis, Hirtengöttin, Solin.: bellica, Minerva, Ov.: dea marina, Serv.: venatrix od. silvarum, Diana, Ov.: Vesta, dea ignis, Serv.: siderea, die Nacht, Prop.: deae novem, die Musen, Ov.: d. triplices, die Parzen, Ov. – / Dat. u. Abl. Plur. dis od. deis, Varro r. r. 3, 16, 7. Corp. inscr. Lat. 7, 221.; u. deabus, Cn. Gell. fr. bei Charis. 54, 13. Varro fr. bei Augustin. de civ. dei 7, 24. Apul. met. 4, 30. Augustin. de civ. dei 3, 3 (auch diabus, Corp. inscr. Lat. 13, 8208), u. in der Verbindung dis (diis) deabusque, Cic. Rabir. perd. 5. Cic. Cornel. 1. fr. 30 K. (bei Prisc. 7, 11). Prob. imp. bei Vopisc. Prob. 15, 4. Corp. inscr. Lat. 3, 987. Vgl. übh. Neue-Wagener Formenl.3 Bd. 1. S. 40 u. 41.

Latin > English

dea deae N F :: goddess