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epitome

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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substantive

P. κεφάλαιον, τό.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

ĕpĭtŏmē: (nom. ĕpĭtŏma, Cic. Att. 12, 5, 3), ēs, f., = ἐπιτομή,
I an abridgment, epitome, Cic. Att. 12, 5, 3; 13, 8.—In plur., Col. 1, 1, 10: librum in epitomen cogere, Aus. Ep. 19 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

ĕpĭtŏmē, ēs, f. (ἐπιτομή), abrégé, extrait, épitomé : Cic. Att. 13, 8, 1 ; Col. Rust. 1, 1, 10.

Latin > German (Georges)

epitomē, ēs, f. (επιτομή), ein kurzer Auszug, ep. Bruti Caelianorum, Cic.: totum Dionysium, per multa diffusum volumina, sex epitomis circumscribere, Col.: poëma in epitomen cogere, Auson. – / Latinisierte Form epitoma, Cic. ad Att. 12, 5, 3 W. Not. Tir. 76, 30: Genet. epitomae, Auson. perioch. Iliad. prooem. p. 227, 14 Schenkl: Akk. epitomam, Eutych. bei Cassiod. de orthogr. (VII) 199, 9 K.

Latin > English

epitome epitomes N F :: epitome, abridgement