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Γηράσκω δ᾽ αἰεὶ πολλὰ διδασκόμενος -> I grow old always learning many things
Solon the Athenian

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

in-sŭper: adv. and prep.
I Adv., above, on the top, overhead.
   A Lit.: cumulata videbis insuper esse aliis alia, Lucr. 6, 192: insuper bipedalibus trabibus immissis, Caes. B. G. 4, 17; id. B. C. 2, 9: montes insuper altos Imposuit, Verg. A. 1, 61: cumulatis in aquas sarcinis, insuper incumbebant, Liv. 22, 2, 8: eum muniunt undique parietes atque insuper camera, Sall. C. 55, 4.—
   2    From above: sed eam (manum) gravis insuper ictus Amputat, Luc. 3, 610: jugum insuper imminens, Liv. 21, 34, 6; Tac. G. 16.—
   B Transf., over and above, moreover, besides: aut satisfaciat mihi, atque adjuret Insuper, etc., Plaut. Am. 3, 2, 8: parumne est quod amat, Ni sumptuosus insuper etiam siet, id. Merc. 4, 2, 1: etiam insuper defraudat, Ter. Ad. 2, 2, 38: si id parum est, insuper poenas expetite, Liv. 3, 67, 4; cf.: stipendio etiam insuper imposito, id. 21, 1, 5: insuper quam, besides that, id. 23, 7: non negando minuendove, sed insuper amplificando ementiendoque, Suet. Caes. 66: haec insuper addidit, Verg. A. 2, 593: insuper habere, i. q. contemnere, to make light of, to slight, Gell. 1, 19; 4, 1; App. M. 1, p. 107, 33; 4, 154, 7; Dig. 11, 7, 43; 34, 9, 17.—
II Prep. with acc. and abl., over, above.
   A With acc. (rare): insuper arbores trabem planam imponito, Cato, R. R. 18, 5: insuper eam exaequationem pila struatur, Vitr. 5, 12, 4.—
   B With abl. (poet. and late Lat.): insuper his, campi quod rex habet ipse Latinus, Verg. A. 9, 274: quibus (trabibus) insuper transtra sustinent culmen, Vitr. 5, 1: quo (tigno) insuper collocata erat materies, id. 10, 21; cf. Hand, Turs. III. 383-387.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

īnsŭper,⁹ adv. et prép.
    I adv.,
1 dessus, par-dessus, au-dessus : Lucr. 6, 192 ; Cæs. G. 4, 17, 6 ; C. 2, 9 || de dessus : Luc. 3, 610 ; Liv. 21, 34, 6
2 de plus, en outre : Pl. Amph. 889 ; Merc. 693 ; Liv. 3, 67, 4 ; Virg. En. 2, 593 || insuper habere aliquid Gell. 1, 19, 8 ; Apul. M. 4, 25, tenir qqch. pour superflu, dédaigner qqch. ; non insuper habere et inf. Gell. 4, 1, 18, ne pas négliger de.
    II prép.,
1 avec acc., dessus, au-dessus : Cato Agr. 18, 5 ; Vitr. Arch. 5, 12, 4
2 avec abl. : Vitr. Arch. 5, 1 ; 10, 21 || [fig.] outre : Virg. En. 9, 274.

Latin > German (Georges)

īn-super, I) Adv.: A) eig.: 1) oben darauf, ins. camera lapideis fornicibus vincta, Sall.: ins. inicere centones, Caes., humum, Liv.: ferrum ins. iactare, Cato: cumulatis in aquas sarcinis ins. incumbere, Liv.: ins. bipedales trabes immittere, Caes.: cecĭdit et sonitum simul ins. arma dederunt, Enn. fr. – 2) von oben her, gravis ins. ictus, Lucan.: iugum ins. imminens, Liv.: specus multo ins. fimo onerare, Tac. – B) übtr., obendrein, noch überdies, Komik., Liv. u.a.: ins. etiam od. etiam ins., Komik., Cornif. rhet. u. Liv.: insuper quam, Liv. – insuper habere, für überflüssig halten = nicht beachten, mißachten, verschmähen, eam constantiam non ins. habere, Gell. 1, 19, 8: ins. hab. lacrimas, Apul. met. 4, 25: visus es mihi ins. habuisse, uti etc., Fronto ad M. Caes. 4, 3. p. 65, 13 N.: non ins. hab. m. folg. Infin., Gell. 4, 1, 18. – II) Praep. m. Acc., oben darauf auf, ins. arbores trabem planam imponito, Cato: ins. coronas simae faciendae sunt, Vitr.: ins. lumbos meos insiliens, Apul. – / Lucr. 6, 192 u. 6, 521 wird aliis, sowie Verg. Aen. 9, 274 his richtig als Dativ genommen.

Latin > English

insuper ADV :: above, on top; in addition (to); over
insuper insuper PREP ACC :: above, on top; in addition (to); over