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nuper

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

nūper: adv. for novum-per; cf. semper,
I newly, lately, recently, not long ago.
I Lit.: quamquam haec inter nos nuper notitia admodumst, Ter. Heaut. 1, 1, 1 Flect. Ussing. (al. nupera): nuper, et quid dico nuper? immo vero modo, ac plane paulo ante vidimus, Cic. Verr. 2, 4, 3, § 6; Verg. E. 2, 25; 3, 2; 99; 5, 14 al.: de quo sum nuper tecum locutus, Cic. Att. 14, 7, 2; 13, 29: is, qui nuper Romae fuit, id. de Or 1, 19, 85: fac, quod fecisti nuper in curiā, id. Lig. 12, 37; id. Div. in Caecil. 20, 64: miseraeque nuper virgines nuptae, Hor. C. 2, 8, 22.—Followed by cum, Cic. de Or. 3, 61, 229; Liv. 28, 42, 14.—Sup.: ab eo quod ille nuperrime dixerit, Cic. Inv. 1, 17, 24: quoniam nuperrime dictum facillime memoriae mandatur, Auct. Her. 3, 10, 18.—
   2    Esp.: nunc nuper, a little while ago, just now, Plaut. Truc. 2, 4, 45; Ter. Eun. prooem. 9; Symm. Ep. 2, 3; App. M. 9, 16, p. 224.—
II Transf., recently, in modern times: neque ante philosophiam patefactam, quae nuper inventa est, Cic. Div. 1, 39, 86: quid ea. quae nuper, id est paucis ante saeculis, reperta sunt, id. N. D. 2, 50, 126; Liv. 4, 30, 14; of a time three years back, Cic. Sull. 32, 89; four years back, Caes. B. G. 1, 6.—
   B Formerly, once: vixi puellis nuper idoneus ... Nunc, etc., Hor. C. 3, 26, 1: heros regali conspectus in auro, id. A. P. 227.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

nūpĕr,⁸ adv., naguère, récemment, il y a qq. temps [intervalle plus long qu’avec modo ] : Cic. Verr. 2, 4, 6 ; espace de trois ans Verr. 2, 4, 61 ; de vingt-et-un ans : Off. 3, 47 ; [à propos de la loi Papia : Cic. Att. 14, 7, 2 ; de Or. 1, 85 || tout récemment : Pl. Truc. 397 ; Ter. Eun. 9 || récemment, de nos jours : Cic. Div. 1, 86 ; Nat. 2, 126 ; Liv. 4, 30, 14 || un instant auparavant : Hor. P. 227 || -erius Prisc. Gramm. 15, 26 ; -errime Cic. Inv. 1, 24.

Latin > German (Georges)

nūper, Superl. nūperrimē, Adv. (aus *novopar[om], neu bereitet), neulichmal, neulich, I) eig. = vor nicht langer Zeit, vor kurzem, unlängst, qui nuper Romae fuit, Cic.: haec inter nos nuper (von neulich her) notitia admodum est, Ter.: conditores vestri, nuper etiam vindices, jüngst noch euere Verteidiger, Iustin.: quoniam nuperrime dictum facillime memoriae mandatur, Cornif. rhet. 3, 18: quod ille nuperrime dixerit, Cic. de inv. 1, 25. – nunc n., Komik. u. Spät. – II) übtr., in neueren Zeiten = vor längerer Zeit, vor Zeiten (s. Müller Liv. praef. § 12), nuper, id est, paucis ante saeculis, Cic.: vixi puellis nuper idoneus, ehemals, Hor.: nuper divitiae avaritiam invexere, Liv. – / Kompar. nūperius angef. bei Prisc. 15, 26.

Latin > English

nuper -, nuperrime ADV :: recently, not long ago; in recent years/our own time; (SUPER) latest in series