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delatio

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

dēlātĭo: ōnis, f. defero, no. II. B. 2. b.,
I an accusation, denunciation: nominis, Cic. Div. in Caecil. 20, 64; id. ib. 3, 7; id. Cluent. 8, 25.—Absol.: cuicumque vos delationem dedissetis, Cic. Div. in Caecil. 15, 49; Tac. A. 4, 66; Curt. 6, 8, 13; in plural, Tac. H. 2, 10; 2, 84; Plin. Pan. 34, 5; 45, 2 et saep.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

dēlātĭō,¹² ōnis, f. (defero),
1 dénonciation, rapport, accusation : delationem dare alicui Cic. Cæcil. 49, confier à qqn le rôle d’accusateur || delationem nominis postulare in aliquem Cic. Cæcil. 64, demander l’autorisation de déférer qqn en justice, cf. Clu. 25
2 délation [sous l’empire] : Tac. Ann. 4, 66 ; H. 2, 10 ; 2, 84 ; Plin. Min. Pan. 34, 5.

Latin > German (Georges)

dēlātio, ōnis, f. (defero), die Angabe, a) übh.: doctus exploratorum delatione recens captorum, Amm. 16, 11, 9. – b) als publiz. t. t., das Angeben, die Denunziation, delationem nominis postulare, Cic.: inter postulationem et nominis delationem uxor a Dolabella discessit, Cic.: qui sibi delationem nominis et capitis periculum ostentaret, Cic.: dimittere (fallen lassen) eius causae delationem, Tac. – absol., socius delationis, Tac.: dare alci delationem, Cic., od. delationis partes, Tac.: delationem subire, Tac.: Plur., passim delationes, Tac.: crebris apud Neronem delationibus famosi, Tac.: delationes factitare, Tac.: fugerent vastatas delationibus terras, Plin. pan.

Latin > English

delatio delationis N F :: accusation/denunciation; laying charge; indicting; informing; offering an oath