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hilaritas

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

hĭlărĭtas: ātis, f. hilaris,
I cheerfulness, gayety, good-humor, joyousness, merriment, hilarity (class.): hilaritatem illam, qua hanc tristitiam temporum condiebamus, in perpetuum amisi, Cic. Att. 12, 40, 3; cf.: tristitia deductis, hilaritas remissis (superciliis) ostenditur, Quint. 11, 3, 79: hilaritate et lascivia, Cic. Fin. 2, 20, 65: itaque hilaritatis plenum judicium ac laetitiae fuit, id. de Or. 1, 57, 243: hilaritas illa nostra et suavitas, id. Fam. 9, 11, 1: erat in M. Druso adulescente singularis severitas, in C. Laelio multa hilaritas, id. Off. 1, 30, 108: in praecordiis praecipua hilaritatis sedes, Plin. 11, 37, 77, § 198: ut hilaritate enitescant (oculi), Quint. 11, 3, 75: ceterae hilaritates non implent pectus, Sen. Ep. 23, 3: cum diei permittit hilaritas, fineness, pleasantness, Col. 9, 14, 18: arboris, i. e. a fresh or lively appearance, Plin. 17, 16, 26, § 118.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

hĭlărĭtās,¹¹ ātis, f. (hilaris), gaieté, joie, belle humeur : Cic. Fin. 2, 65 ; de Or. 3, 197 || [fig.] hilaritas arboris Plin. 17, 26, vigueur d’un arbre || pl. hilaritates Sen. Ep. 23, 3.

Latin > German (Georges)

hilaritās, ātis, f. (hilaris), die Heiterkeit, Fröhlichkeit, der Frohsinn, die heitere Laune (Ggstz. tristitia), a) eig., Varro fr., Cic. u.a.: similis ebrietati hilaritas, Mela. – Plur., ceterae hilaritates, Sen. ep. 23, 3. – b) übtr.: hil. feriarum, Sen. contr. 1. praef. § 15: diei, fröhlicher, heiterer Tag, Col. 9, 18: arboris, Plin. 17, 118.

Latin > English

hilaritas hilaritatis N F :: cheerfulness, lightheartedness