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incitatio

Cras amet qui numquam amavit quique amavit cras amet -> May he love tomorrow who has never loved before; And may he who has loved, love tomorrow as well
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Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

incĭtātĭo: ōnis, f. incito,
I an inciting, incitement in an act. and pass. sense (Ciceron.).
I Act., an inciting, rousing, instigating: languentis populi, Cic. de Or. 2, 9, 35: acris et vehemens, id. ib. 2, 43, 183.—
II Pass., violent motion, rapidity, vehemence, ardor, energy.
   A Lit.: qui (sol) tanta incitatione fertur, ut, celeritas ejus quanta sit, ne cogitari quidem possit, Cic. Ac. 2, 26, 82: ejaculari incitatione, Scrib. Comp. 84.—
   B Trop.: est quaedam animi incitatio atque alacritas naturaliter innata omnibus, * Caes. B. C. 3, 92, 3: mentis, Cic. Div. 1, 40, 89: sic evolavit oratio, ut ejus vim atque incitationem aspexerim, id. de Or. 1, 35, 161.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

incĭtātĭō,¹⁶ ōnis, f. (incito)
1 mouvement rapide, rapidité : Cic. Ac. 2, 82 || [fig.] élan : Cæs. C. 3, 92, 3 ; Cic. Div. 1, 89 ; de Or. 1, 161
2 action de mettre en mouvement, excitation, impulsion, instigation : Cic. de Or. 2, 35 ; 2, 183.

Latin > German (Georges)

incitātio, ōnis, f. (incito), das Antreiben, Anregen, I) aktiv (übtr.) = das Erregen, Anfeuern, die Aufregung, animi iudicis, Cic. de or. 2, 183: languentis populi, Cic. de or. 2, 35. – II) passiv = das Angetriebensein, die rasche Bewegung, A) eig.: sol tantā fertur incitatione, ut etc., wird mit solcher Gewalt vorwärts getrieben, daß usw., Cic. Acad. 2, 82. – B) übtr., a) v. der Rede, vis atque inc. orationis, Gewalt u. Schwung, Cic. de or. 1, 161. – b) v. Geiste, der innere Trieb, -Drang, mentis inc. et permotio divina, Cic. de div. 1, 89: quaedam animi inc., Caes. b. c. 3, 92, 3: inc. eius, Amm. 14, 1, 10.

Latin > English

incitatio incitationis N F :: ardor, enthusiasm