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fautrix

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)

fautrix: īcis, f. fautor,
I a patroness, protectress (class.).
   (a)    With gen.: amicitiae non modo fautrices fidelissimae, sed etiam effectrices sunt voluptatum tam amicis quam sibi, Cic. Fin. 1, 20, 67: regio fautrix suorum, id. Planc. 9, 22; Ov. M. 3, 101. —
   (b)    With dat.: ut vestra auctoritas meae auctoritati fautrix adjutrixque sit, Ter. Hec. prol. alt. 40: Thais nostrae omni et fautrix familiae, id. Eun. 5, 9, 22.—With in and abl., Nep. Ages. 8, 1.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

fautrīx,¹⁵ īcis, f. de fautor : Ter. Eun. 1052 ; Cic. Fin. 1, 67 ; Planc. 22 ; Nep. Ages. 8, 1.

Latin > German (Georges)

fautrīx, trīcis, f. (Femin. zu fautor), die Gönnerin, attrib. = gewogen, günstig, Thais nostrae omni est fautrix familiae, meint es gut mit usw., Ter.: naturam habuit fautricem in etc., die N. begünstigte ihn in usw., Nep.: regio suorum fautrix, Cic.