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fatidicus

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

fātĭdĭcus: a, um, adj. fatum-dico,
I that predicts future events, prophesying, prophetic (class.): qui futura praedivinando soleant fari, fatidici dicti, Varr. L. L. 6, § 52 Müll.: vates, Verg. A. 8, 340; Ov. M. 3, 348: Themis, id. ib. 1, 321: anus, Cic. N. D. 1, 8, 18: deus, i. e. Apollo, Ov. F. 2, 262: puella, Suet. Galb. 9: augurium, Plin. 15, 29, 36, § 120: fulmina, id. 2, 43, 43, § 113: specus, id. 2, 93, 95, § 208: libri, i. e. the Sibylline, Suet. Aug. 31; cf. silvae, Val. Fl. 1, 304.—Subst.: fātĭdĭcus, i, m., a prophet, Cic. Leg. 2, 8, 20.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

fātĭdĭcus,¹² a, um (fatum, dico), qui prédit l’avenir, fatidique, prophétique : Cic. Nat. 1, 18 || subst. m., devin, prophète : Cic. Leg. 2, 20.

Latin > German (Georges)

fātidicus, a, um (fatum u. dico), weissagend, vates, Verg.: anus, Cic.: puella, Suet.: numen, Plin. ep.: deus, v. Apollo, Ov.: augurium, Plin.: libri, Weissagebücher, Suet. u. A ugustin. – subst., fātidicus, ī, m., der Weissager, Varro LL. u. Cic.

Latin > English

fatidicus fatidica, fatidicum ADJ :: prophetic