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passive

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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adj.

P. and V. ἀπράγμων, ἥσυχος, ἡσυχαῖος, P., ἡσύχιος. Remain passive, v.: P. and V. ἡσυχάζειν.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

passīvē: adv., v. 1. passivus
I fin.
passīvē: adv., v. 2. passivus.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) passīvē (passivus 1), confusément, sans ordre : Apul. M. 11, 3 ; Tert. Jejun. 2.
(2) passīvē (passivus 2), passivement, au passif : Prisc. Gramm. 8, 16 ; 20.

Latin > German (Georges)

(1) passīvē1, Adv. (1. passivus), I) zerstreut, allenthalben, überall, dispersi crines, Apul. met. 11, 3. – II) übtr., ohne Unterschied, Ter. de ieiun. 2.
(2) passīvē2, Adv. (2. passivus), passiv (Ggstz. active; beide als gramm. t. t.), proferre, dicere, ponere, Prisc. 8, 16 u. 20.

Latin > English

passive ADV :: freely, indiscriminately; randomly; passively, in passive sense (Latham)