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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

flŭvĭus: (in inscrr. also written FLOVIOS), ii (
I gen. plur.: fluvium, Val. Fl. 6, 391; flūviōrum scanned as a trisyllable, Verg. G. 1, 482), m. (access. form fluvia, ae, f., Sisenn. ap. Non. 207, 7 sq.) fluo, a river.
I Lit. (class.; but much less freq. than flumen; not in Caes., who employs flumen several hundred times): postquam consistit fluvius, Enn. ap. Fronto Ep. de Orat. p. 129 ed. Nieb. (Ann. v. 68 ed. Vahl.): rapidus, Plaut. Men. prol. 64; id. Bacch. 1, 1, 52: de fluvio aquam derivare, id. Truc. 2, 7, 12: apud Hypanim fluvium, qui ab Europae parte in Pontum influit, Cic. Tusc. 1, 39, 94: Eurotas, id. Inv. 2, 31, 96: Sagra, id. N. D. 2, 2, 6: Atratus, id. Div. 1, 43, 98: Taurus, Liv. 38, 15, 7 Drak. N. cr.: ultra Albim fluvium, Suet. Aug. 21: se fluvio dea condidit alto, Verg. A. 12, 886: fluvio succedit opaco, id. ib. 7, 36: fluvium vinclis innaret Cloelia ruptis, id. ib. 8, 651: fluvio cum forte secundo Deflueret, id. ib. 7, 494: nec fluvii strepunt hibernā nive turgidi, Hor. C. 4, 12, 3 al.; of the Styx, Verg. A. 6, 384; 415; cf. Lethaeus, id. ib. 6, 749.—Prov.: quisnam istic fluvius est, quem non recipiat mare? Plaut. Curc. 1, 1, 86.—
II Transf., in gen., like flumen, for running water, a stream (poet. and in post-Aug. prose): arbuta sufficere et fluvios praebere recentes, Verg. G. 3, 301; cf. id. ib. 3, 126: purgatura malum fluvio vivente soporem, Stat. Th. 9, 574: perfusa certo fluvio terra, Plin. 34, 14, 41, § 142.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

flŭvĭus,¹⁰ ĭī, m. (fluo), fleuve, rivière : Cic. Tusc. 1, 94 ; Div. 1, 98 ; Nat. 2, 6 || [gén.] eau courante, eau : Virg. G. 3, 301 ; fluvio vivente Stat. Th. 9, 574, avec de l’eau vive. gén. pl. fluvium Val. Flacc. 6, 391 ; fluvjorum (i cons.) Virg. G. 1, 482.

Latin > German (Georges)

fluvius, iī, m. (fluo), I) das fließende Wasser, Verg. u. Plin. – II) insbes., der Fluß, Strom, Cic. u.a.: fl. Eurotas, Cic.: fl. Albula, Liv.: Hypanis fl., Cic.: Metaurus fl., Eutr.: übtr., fluvius lacrimarum, Augustin. – / Genet. Plur. fluviûm, Val. Flacc. 6, 391 u. 443. – flūvjōrum dreisilb. gemessen, Verg. georg. 1, 482. – Vocat. fluvie nach Phoc. 429, 16 u. Serv. Verg. Aen. 8, 77, doch ohne Beleg. – Archaist. Form flovius, Corp. inscr. Lat. 1, 199. lin. 7: synk. Nomin. Plur. flovi, ibid. lin. 23.

Latin > English

fluvius fluvi(i) N M :: river, stream; running water