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grandaevus

L'amor che move il sole e l'altre stelleLove that moves the sun and the other stars
Dante Alighieri, Paradiso, XXXIII, v. 145

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

grandaevus: a, um, adj. grandisaevum,
I in years, old, aged (poet. and in post-Aug. prose): Nereus, Verg. G. 4, 392: Alethes, id. A. 1, 121: Emathion, Ov. M. 5, 99: pater, id. ib. 8, 519: patres, id. ib. 7, 160: senes, Tac. H. 3, 33: manus, i. e. the Senate, Sil. 16, 653: alios (deos) esse grandaevos semperque canos, alios juvenes atque pueros, Plin. 2, 7, 5, § 17: apes, Verg. G. 4, 178: consilia, of an aged man, Val. Fl. 7, 348.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

grandævus,¹³ a, um (grandis, ævum), vieux, avancé en âge : Virg. G. 4, 392 ; Tac. H. 3, 33 ; grandæva manus Sil. 16, 653, troupe de vieillards [le sénat] ; consilia grandæva Val. Flacc. 7, 348, conseils de la vieillesse.

Latin > German (Georges)

grandaevus, a, um (grandis u. aevum), hochbetagt, Tiresias, Lucil.: Nereus, Verg.: dii, Plin.: senes, Tac.: mulieres iam grandaevae, Amm.: gr. aetas, Aur. Vict. de Caes. 13, 11 u. epit. 41, 25. – übtr., gr. consilia, eines Hochbetagten, Val. Flacc. 7, 348. – / Kompar. grandaevior, Vigil. Trident. epist. 2, 3 (Patrol. ed. Migne Tom. XIII. col. 553 C).

Latin > English

grandaevus grandaeva, grandaevum ADJ :: of great age, old