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oboedientia

Σκιᾶς ὄναρ ἄνθρωπος -> Man is a dream of a shadow
Pindar, Pythian 8.95f.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

ŏboedĭentĭa: (obed-), ae, f. oboediens,
I obedience (class.).
   A Of persons.
   1    With gen.: servitus est oboedientia fracti animi, Cic. Par. 5, 1, 35.—
   2    Absol.: relinquunt enim et abiciunt oboedientiam, Cic. Off. 1, 29. 102.—
   B Of bees: mira plebi circa regem oboedientia, Plin. 11, 17, 17, § 52.—
   C Of elephants: intellectus illis sermonis patrii et imperiorum oboedientia, Plin. 8, 1, 1, § 1.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

ŏbœdĭentĭa, æ, f. (obœdiens), obéissance, soumission : Cic. Par. 35 ; abjicere obœdientiam Cic. Off. 1, 102, rejeter l’obéissance [fig.] ; imperiorum Plin. 8, 1, [en parl. des éléphants] docilité à exécuter des ordres.

Latin > German (Georges)

oboedientia (obēdientia), ae, f. (oboediens), der Gehorsam, absol. od. m. subj. Genet., Cic. de off. 1, 102; parad. 5, 35. Vulg. eccl. 4, 17; Sirach 3, 1 u.a. – m. obj. Genet., imperiorum, Plin. 8, 1 (der Elefanten). – m. circum u. Akk., mira plebei circum eum ob. (der Bienen), Plin. 11, 52. – m. in u. Abl., laudabilior quattuor et viginti (fascium) in consimili re ob., Val. Max. 1, 1, 3.

Latin > English

oboedientia oboedientiae N F :: obedience, compliance, submission to authority