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diversitas

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

dīversĭtas: ātis, f. diversus (postAug.; cf.: differentia, discrepantia, discrimen, varietas, variatio).
I (Acc. to diversus, I. B.) Contrariety, contradiction, disagreement: mira diversitate naturae, Tac. G. 15: inter exercitum imperatoremque, id. H. 1, 62; cf. auctorum. Plin. 6, 26, 30, § 124; Suet. Calig. 8: inter medicos, Plin. 20, 5, 20, § 42. —
II (Acc. to diversus, II.) Diversity, difference: tanta per omnes gentes nationesque linguae, Quint. 11, 3, 87: ciborum, id. 1, 12, 5: multiplex personarum, causarum, etc., id. 10, 15, 10: ingeniorum, Plin. Ep. 7, 30 fin.: consiliorum, Tac. H. 4, 76 et saep.: inter unciam et digitum, Front. Aquaed. 24 et saep.—In plur., Flor. 3, 10, 6.—
III Concr., a variety: lignorum, Vulg. Exod. 31, 5.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

dīversĭtās,¹¹ ātis, f. (diversus), divergence, contradiction : Tac. G. 15 ; H. 1, 63 || diversité, variété, différence : Quint. 11, 3, 87 ; Plin. Min. Ep. 7, 30, 5.

Latin > German (Georges)

dīversitās, ātis, f. (diversus), I) die Verschiedenheit, der Unterschied, ciborum, Quint.: supplicii, Tac.: ingeniorum, Quint.: animorum, verschiedene Stimmung, Sen. rhet. u. Tac.: in eloquendo est aliqua diversitas, Quint.: ut diversitate (an den Unterscheidungszeichen, Abzeichen) noscantur, Tac. – Plur. absol., Flor. 3, 10, 6: suppliciorum diversitates, Lampr. Comm. 14, 5: div. linguarum, Augustin. tract. in Ioann. c. 1. tract. 6. no. 10: tot diversitatibus pluviae cadunt, Apul. de mund. 9. – II) der Gegensatz, Widerspruch, naturae, Tac.: mira inter exercitum imperatoremque div., Tac.: bes. der Widerspruch in den Ansichten, die widersprechenden Ansichten od. Angaben, auctorum, Plin.: tradentium, Suet.: mira div. inter medicos, Plin.

Latin > English

diversitas diversitatis N F :: difference