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paxillus

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη -> The first and best victory is to conquer self.
Plato, Laws 626e

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

paxillus: i, m., = πάσσαλος,
I a small stake, a peg.
I Lit., Varr. ap. Non. 153, 9; Col. 4, 16, 3; 8, 8, 3: dodrantales paxilli, Plin. 17, 21, 35, § 154; Vulg. Isa. 22, 25 et saep.*—
II Transf.: novam haeresim novo paxillo suspendisse, Varr. ap. Non. 153, 9.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

paxillus, ī, m. (pango), pieu, étançon : Varr. d. Non. 153, 9 ; Col. Rust. 4, 16.

Latin > German (Georges)

pāxillus, ī, m. (Demin. v. pālus, w. s.), ein kleiner Pfahl, ein Pflock, Cic. or. 153. Varro, Colum. u.a.

Latin > English

paxillus paxilli N M :: wooden pin/peg; small stake (L+S)