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ingens

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)

ingens: tis, adj. 2. in-genus, gens, that goes beyond its kind or species, qs. uncouth, monstrous,
I of immoderate size, vast, huge, prodigious, enormous; great, remarkable: magnas vero agere gratias Thais mihi? Gn. Ingentes, Ter. Eun. 3, 1, 1 (cf.: satis erat respondere magnas: ingentes inquit, semper auget assentator, Cic. Lael. 26, 98): ingens immanisque praeda, Cic. Verr. 2, 3, 46, § 110: ingens immensusque campus, id. de Or. 3, 19, 70: pecunia, an exorbitant sum, id. Div. in Caecil. 10 init.; cf. id. Prov. Cons. 3, 5: aquae, Liv. 35, 9, 2: aequor, Hor. C. 1, 7, 32: pinus, id. ib. 2, 3, 9: exitus Istri, Val. Fl. 8, 185: clamor, Liv. 2, 23, 7: gloria, id. 2, 22, 6: virtus atque animus, Hor. S. 2, 7, 103: ingentia facta, id. Ep. 2, 1, 6: vir, Sen. Herc. Fur. 441: ingens aliquā re, great, remarkable, distinguished in any respect: vir famā ingens, ingentior armis, Verg. A. 11, 124: gloriā, Tac. A. 11, 10: viribus opibusque, id. H. 1, 61: eloquio, Stat. S. 1, 4, 71.—
   (b)    With gen.: ingens virium atque animi, Sall. H. 3, 13 Dietsch: femina ingens animi, Tac. A. 1, 69: vir ingens rerum, id. H. 4, 66.—
   (g)    With inf.: ingens ferre mala, Sil. 10, 216.—Comp. (poet.), Verg. A. 11, 124.—
II Trop., great, strong, powerful: senatus, Sil. 11, 67: Paulus, id. 17, 298: ingentis spiritus vir, Liv. 21, 1, 5: cui genus a proavis ingens, Verg. A. 12, 225.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

ingēns,⁶ tis, d’une grandeur non ordinaire, grand, énorme, démesuré, vaste, immense [cf. Cic. Læl. 98 ] : ingens pecunia Cic. Domo 55, somme énorme ; campus Cic. de Or. 3, 70, carrière immense ; ingentes imagines Cic. Nat. 1, 120, images (figurations) gigantesques ; ingens clamor Liv. 2, 23, 7, cris formidables || -tior Virg. En. 11, 124 ; -issimus [décad.] || [avec gén.] sous le rapport de : Sall. H. 3, 13 ; Tac. H. 4, 66 ; [ou abl.] Virg. En. 11, 124 ; Tac. Ann. 11, 10 ; H. 1, 61 || [avec inf.] : ingens ferre mala Sil. 10, 216, grand dans la manière de supporter l’adversité.

Latin > German (Georges)

in-gēns, gentis (zu gens, Geschlecht, vgl. unser »ungeschlacht«, d.i. was unserem Geschlechte nicht zukommt, über die Größe od. Art unseres Geschlechtes hinausgeht), sehr (überaus) groß (stark), außerordentlich, gewaltig, ungeheuer, I) eig.: corpus, Curt.: campus, Cic.: aquae, Liv.: pecunia, Cic.: numerus, Cic.: clamor, Liv. – Superl., rotae ingentissimae, Veget. mil.: ingentissima moles, Augustin. – neutr. pl. subst., ingentia lucrari, Amm.: ingentia largiri, Amm. – II) übtr.: flagitium, gratiae, Ter. – exitus, Verg.: bellum, Ov.: genus, Verg.: animus belli (im Kr.) ingens, domi modicus, Sall.: ingentissima strages, Augustin. – m. Abl., vir famā ingens, ingentior armis, Verg.: mente bonus, ingenio ingens, Auson.: ingens viribus, Liv. – m. Genet., ingens ipse virium atque animi, Sall. fr.: femina ingens animi, Tac.: ingens rerum (an Macht), Tac. – mit folg. Infin., Sil . 10, 215. – / Compar. ingentior, Verg. Aen. 11, 124. Symm. epist. 8, 31. – Superl. ingentissimus, Veget. mil. 4, 8. Augustin. serm. 53, 12. Pompei Comment. (V), 300, 30.

Latin > English

ingens ingentis (gen.), ingentior -or -us, ingentissimus -a -um ADJ :: not natural, immoderate; huge, vast, enormous; mighty; remarkable, momentous