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Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

narrātĭo: ōnis, f. id.,
I a relating, narrating, a narration, narrative.
I In gen.: narrationes credibiles, nec historico, sed prope cotidiano sermone explicatae dilucide, Cic. Or. 26, 124: rem narrare ita ut verisimilis narratio sit, id. de Or. 2, 19, 80: si exponenda est narratio, id. Or. 62, 210; Phaedr. 4, 5, 2.—
II In partic., in rhet.: narratio est rerum gestarum, aut ut gesta rum, expositio: narrationum genera sunt tria, etc., Cic. Inv. 1, 19, 27; id. de Or. 2, 19, 80; id. Part. Or. 9, 31; Auct. Her. 1, 8, 12; Quint. 4, 2, 1 sq.; Mart. Cap. 5, § 550.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

narrātĭō,¹⁵ ōnis, f. (narro), action de raconter, narration, récit : Cic. de Or. 2, 80 || narration [rhét.] : Cic. Inv. 1, 27 ; Or. 124, 1, 27 ; Or. 124.

Latin > German (Georges)

nārrātio, ōnis, f. (narro), die Erzählung, sowohl das Erzählen als das Erzählte selbst, a) übh.: narrationis alte repetita series, Tac. dial.: mirabilior tamen sequentis casus narratio, Val. Max.: narrationis mi incipit initium, jetzt wird er mir eine große Rede halten, Ter.: rem narrare ita, ut verisimilis narratio sit, Cic.: plus esse in uno saepe quam in turba boni, narratione posteris tradam brevi, Phaedr. – b) rhet. t. t., als Teil der Rede, Cornif. rhet. 1, 12 sq. Cic. de inv. 1, 27 u. part. or. 31. Quint. 2, 13, 1 u. 4, 2, 1 sqq. Mart. Cap. 5. § 550: Plur., narrationes credibiles nec historico sed prope cotidiano sermone explicatae dilucide, Cic. or. 124: lentus est in principiis, longus (breit) in orationibus, Tac. dial. 22.

Latin > English

narratio narrationis N F :: narrative, story