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lynx

Γελᾷ δ' ὁ μωρός, κἄν τι μὴ γέλοιον ᾖ -> The fool laughs even when there's nothing to laugh at
Menander

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

V. λύγξ, ὁ or ἡ (Eur., Frag.).

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

lynx: lyncis, com., = λύγξ,
I a lynx: lynces Bacchi variae (Bacchus was drawn by a team of lynxes), Verg. G. 3, 264: maculosae tegmine lyncis, id. A. 1, 323: lyncibus ad caelum vecta Ariadna tuis, Prop. 3, 15, 8 (4, 16, 18): colla lyncum, Ov. M. 4, 25: timidos agitare lyncas, Hor. C. 2, 13, 40: dejectus lyncis, a lynx-skin, Stat. Th. 4, 272.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

lynx,¹³ cis, acc. as, f. (λύγξ), lynx : Virg. G. 3, 264 || m., Hor. O. 2, 13, 40, cf. Prisc. Gramm. 6, 5 || on lui attribuait une vue plus perçante qu’aux autres animaux : Plin. 28, 122.

Latin > German (Georges)

lynx, cis, Akk. Plur. cas, c. (λύγξ), der Luchs, lyncum umor, Plin.: lynces Bacchi variae, das Luchsgespann am Triumphwagen des Bacchus, Verg.: lyncum (est) urcare, Suet fr.: poet., velatum geminae deiectu lyncis, Luchsfell, Stat.

Latin > English

lynx lyncis N C :: lynx