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neglegentia

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

neglĕgentĭa: (better than neclĕg-, not neglĭg-), ae, f. neglegens from neglego,
I carelessness, heedlessness, negligence, neglect (syn. incuria; freq. and class.): neglegentiā, pigritiā, inertiā ... impediri, Cic. Off. 1, 9, 28: in accusando, id. Rosc. Am. 21, 59: munditia quae fugiat agrestem et inhumanam neglegentiam, id. Off. 1, 36, 130: accusare aliquem de litterarum neglegentiā, of neglecting to write, id. Att. 1, 6, 1.—So, me nomine neglegentiae suspectum tibi esse doleo, id. Fam. 2, 1, 1: epistularum duarum, quas ad me misit, neglegentiam, meamque in rescribendo diligentiam volui tibi notam esse, brevity, coldness, id. ib. 8, 11, 6: sui, Tac. A. 16, 18: quaedam etiam neglegentia est diligens, Cic. Or. 23, 78: institutorum neglegentiam accusare, id. Rep. 4, 3, 3: nam neque neglegentiā tuā, neque odio id fecit tuo, out of disrespect, want of regard, to you, Ter. Phorm. 5, 8, 27: caerimoniarum auspiciorumque, neglect, Liv. 22, 9: deorum, id. 5, 51: cum ex neglegentia domini vacet (fundus), Gai. Inst. 2, 51.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

neglĕgentĭa, æ, f. (neglegens), négligence, indifférence, insouciance : Cic. Off. 1, 28 ; Or. 78 ; institutorum Cic. Rep. 4, 3, négligence de (montrée par) nos institutions ; epistularum Cic. Att. 1, 6, 1, paresse à écrire ; cærimoniarum Liv. 22, 9, 7, indifférence à l’égard des cérémonies, cf. Liv. 5, 51 ; neglegentiā tuā Ter. Phorm. 1016, par manque d’égards pour toi || indifférence coupable, oubli de ses devoirs : Liv. 29, 16, 5.

Latin > German (Georges)

neglegentia, ae, f. (neglegens), die Nichtachtung, I) die Nachlässigkeit, Unachtsamkeit (Ggstz. diligentia), in accusando, Cic.: epistularum, Saumseligkeit im Briefschreiben, Cic. ad Att. 1, 6, 1; 8, 11, 6 u. (ohne epist.); Cic. ep. 2, 1, 1. – II) die Vernachlässigung, Verabsäumung, Hintansetzung, Geringschätzung, Gleichgültigkeit, Rücksichtslosigkeit gegen usw., cognatorum, Ter.: deûm, Liv.: neglegentia sui, das Sichgehenlassen, Tac. ann. 16, 18.

Latin > English

neglegentia neglegentiae N F :: heedlessness, neglect; carelessness, negligence; coldness; disrespect