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gloria

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

glōrĭa: ae, f. Sanscr. cru, to hear; crav-as, fame; Gr. κλύω, κλέος; Lat. cluo, clueo, inclutus, from the root clŭo; lit., rumor, fame; hence also, like κλέος, pregn.,
I glory, fame, renown, praise, honor (syn.: laus, laudatio, gloriatio, elogium, etc.).
I Lit.
   (a)    In gen.: te inmortali adficere gloria, Plaut. Am. 5, 2, 10: viri (Q. Fabii) gloria claret, Enn. ap. Macr. S. 6, 1 (Ann. v. 315 Vahl.): ut summae gloriae sint a virtute proficiscentia, dedecoris vero praecipui existimentur, quae voluptas suadeat non sine labe vitiorum, Cato ap. Schol. Cic. Sest. 66, p. 310 Orell.: hicine est ille Telamon, modo quem gloria ad caelum extulit? Poët. (perh. Enn.) ap. Cic. Tusc. 3, 18, 39 (Trag. Rel. Inc. v. 93 Rib.): virtutem tamquam umbra sequitur, Cic. Tusc. 1, 45, 109: non tulit ullos haec civitas aut gloria clariores aut auctoritate graviores, Cic. de Or. 2, 37, 154: est enim gloria solida quaedam res et expressa, non adumbrata: ea est consentiens laus bonorum, incorrupta vox bene judicantium de excellente virtute; ea virtuti resonat tamquam imago, id. Tusc. 3, 2, 3 sq.: trahimur omnes studio laudis et optimus quisque maxime gloriā ducitur. Ipsi illi philosophi etiam in illis libellis, quos de contemnenda gloria scribunt, nomen suum inscribunt, etc., id. Arch. 11, 26: immortalis gloria (opp. sempiterna turpitudo), id. Pis. 26, 63: bello quaeritur gloria, id. Off. 1, 12, 38: maximam gloriam capere, id. Lael. 7, 25: esse in gloria sempiterna, id. Att. 14, 11, 1: sit in aeterna gloria Marius, qui, etc., id. Cat. 4, 10, 21: esse in maxima gloria, id. Off. 3, 21, 85: excellens in re militari gloria, id. Rep. 2, 17: quod auctor ei summa augur gloria Attus Navius non erat, id. ib. 2, 20: honorum gradus summis hominibus et infimis sunt pares, gloriae dispares, etc. ... ut is maxime gloria excellat, qui virtute plurimum praestet, id. Planc. 24, 60: unus bis remp. servavi, semel gloriā, iterum aerumna meā, id. Sest. 22, 49: an Pollio et Messala ... parum ad posteros gloriae tradiderunt? Quint. 12, 11, 28: gloriam qui spreverit veram habebit, Liv. 22, 39, 19: spreta in tempore gloria interdum cumulatior redit, id. 2, 47, 11: militavi non sine gloria, Hor. C. 3, 26, 2: tenui Saleio Gloria quantalibet quid erit, si gloria tantum est, Juv. 7, 81.—Poet.: candidus, armenti gloria, taurus, i. e. ornament, pride, Ov. A. A. 1, 290; Tib. 4, 1, 208.—In plur., reputation, fame, Auct. Her. 3, 6, 10; Sall. J. 41, 7: veteres Gallorum gloriae, glorious deeds, Tac. A. 3, 45: ita sunt gloriae meretricum, Plaut. Truc. 4, 4, 36; Gell. 2, 27, 5.—
   (b)    With gen.: simul rem et belli gloriam armis repperi, Tcr. Heaut. 1, 1, 60: nemo, qui fortitudinis gloriam consecutus est insidiis et malitiā, laudem est adeptus, Cic. Off. 1, 19, 62; cf.: pro gloria belli atque fortitudinis, Caes. B. G. 1, 2 fin.: gloria rei militaris, id. ib. 5, 29, 4: legum et publicae disciplinae, Cic. Tusc. 1, 46, 110: rerum gestarum gloria florere, id. de Or. 1, 1, 1: eximia virtutis, id. Rep. 2, 10: et gravitatis et ingenii, id. Ac. 2, 23, 72; id. Off. 1, 32, 116: imperii, id. ib. 1, 12, 38: dicendi, id. Brut. 68, 239; Quint. 12, 10, 17: carminum, Tac. A. 12, 28: et titulis et fascibus olim major habebatur donandi gloria, Juv. 5, 111: velocis gloria plantae, id. 13, 98.—
II Transf., subjectively, thirst or passion for glory, ambition; vainglory, pride, vaunting, boasting (class.).
   (a)    In gen.: pueri gloriā ducti, Cic. Tusc. 2, 20, 46 Tischer: moriar, ni, quae tua gloria est, puto te malle a Caesare consuli quam inaurari, id. Fam. 7, 13, 1; cf.: studio et gloriā, id. Tusc. 2, 27, 65: ostentatio et gloria, id. Rab. Post. 14, 38; and: jactantiā gloriāque, Tac. A. 1, 8: quem tulit ad scenam ventoso gloria curru, Hor. Ep. 2, 1, 177; cf. id. S. 1, 6, 23; 2, 3, 179: caecus Amor sui Et tollens vacuum plus nimio Gloria verticem, Hor. C. 1, 18, 15: patriam obruit olim gloria paucorum, Juv. 10, 142: vana gloria, Liv. 22, 39, 18.—In plur.: perjuriorem hoc hominem si quis viderit Aut gloriarum pleniorem, quam illic est, vain boastings, Plaut. Mil. 1, 1, 22; Gell. 1, 2, 6.—
   (b)    With gen.: generandi mellis, Verg. G. 4, 205: lautae mensae, Luc. 4, 376.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

glōrĭa,⁶ æ, f.,
1 gloire, renom, réputation : fortitudinis gloria Cic. Off. 1, 62, le renom d’homme courageux ; ob amicitiam servatam maximam gloriam capere Cic. Læl. 25, se couvrir de gloire pour avoir conservé les liens de l’amitié ; dicendi gloriam habere Cic. Br. 239, avoir le renom d’homme éloquent || [poét.] gloire, ornement, parure : candidus, armenti gloria, taurus Ov. Ars 1, 290, un taureau blanc, la gloire du troupeau || pl., titres de gloire : Pl. Truc. 889 ; Her. 3, 10 ; Sall. J. 41, 7 ; memorare veteres Gallorum glorias Tac. Ann. 3, 45, rappeler les anciens exploits des Gaulois
2 désir de la gloire, désir de se distinguer : Cic. Tusc. 2, 46 ; Tac. H. 2, 21 || esprit de vanité, d’orgueil, grands airs : quæ tua gloria est Cic. Fam. 7, 13, 1, avec tes grands airs (Rab. Post. 38 ) || [avec gén.] generandi gloria mellis Virg. G. 4, 205, point d’honneur à produire du miel || pl., inanes gloriæ Pl. Mil. 22, vaines forfanteries.

Latin > German (Georges)

glōria, ae, f.(griech. κλέος; eig. der Ruf, dann prägn.) der Ruhm, die Ehre, I) eig.: belli, Caes.: doctrinae et ingenii, Cic.: dicendi, Quint.: in summam gloriam venire, Cic.: gloriam habere, consequi, capere, acquirere, Cic.: gloriam sequi, Cic.: alqm gloriā afficere, jmdm. R. verleihen, Cic.: quin ipsum Tiberim nolle prorsus accolis fluviis orbatum minore gloriā (Herrlichkeit) fluere, Tac. – Plur. gloriae = Gelegenheiten zu Ruhm, Cornif. rhet. 3, 10. Sall. Iug. 41, 7. – II) meton.: A) objekt., das Ruhm Bringende, a) übh.: ne armentis quidem suus honos aut gloria frontis (stolzer Stirnschmuck), Tac. Germ. 5. – b) die Ruhmestat, Tac. ann. 2, 88: bes. Plur. gloriae = die Ruhmestaten, gloriae meretricum, Plaut.: veteres Gallorum gloriae, Tac.: gloriarum plenior quam illic est, Plaut. – c) v. leb. Wesen, der Ruhm, die Ehre, die Zierde, taurus, pecoris od. armenti gloria, Tibull. 4, 1, 208. Ov. art. am. 1, 290. – B) subj., die Ruhmbegierde, Ruhmsucht, der Ehrgeiz, im üblen Sinne = die eitle Ruhmsucht (griech. κενοδοξία), die Hoffart (griech. βαναυσία), eitle Prunksucht, Prahlerei, Ruhmredigkeit, Cic. u.a.: generandi mellis, Verg. – Plur., inanes flare glorias, mit eitlem Geprahle sich unaufhörlich breit machen, Gell. 1, 2, 6. – / Nbf. gelōria, Corp. inscr. Lat. 5, 6244.

Spanish > Greek

ἀδωρέα, ἐγκαλλώπισμα, ἀγλάϊσμα, δοξολογία, ἐκφανής, δόξασμα, δόξα, ἀριπρέπεια, αὔχημα, δοξασμός, ἀστεροπή, ἐνδοξότης

Latin > English

gloria gloriae N F :: glory, fame; ambition; renown; vainglory, boasting