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pulpitum

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

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

pulpĭtum: i, n. in sing. and plur.,
I a staging made of boards, a scaffold, platform, pulpit, for public representations, lectures, disputations; and esp. as a stage for actors, Suet. Ner. 13; id. Gram. 4 fin.; Hor. Ep. 1, 19, 40: percurrit pulpita socco, id. ib. 2, 1, 174; id. A. P. 215: modicis instravit pulpita tignis, id. ib. 279; Prop. 4, 1, 15 (5, 1, 16): longa per angustos figamus pulpita vicos, Juv. 6, 78; 3, 174: vati, quem pulpita pascunt, id. 7, 93; 14, 256: ludibria scaenā et pulpito digna, Plin. Ep. 4, 25, 4 al.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

pulpĭtum,¹² ī, n., tréteau, estrade : Suet. Nero 23 ; Hor. Ep. 1, 19, 40 || la scène, les planches : Hor. Ep. 2, 1, 174 ; P. 215 ; Juv. 7, 93.

Latin > German (Georges)

pulpitum, ī, n., die bretterne Erhöhung, das Brettergerüst, für öffentliche Darstellungen, Suet.: für Vorlesungen, Disputationen usw., etwa »Tribüne, Katheder«, Hor.: für Schauspieler, Gerüst, Bühne, Hor. u. Ov.: p. privatum, Privatbühne (eines Tänzers), Sen.: quem pulpita pascunt, die Schaubühne, seine theatralischen Stücke, Iuven. 7, 93; vgl. 14, 257. – Nbf. pulpitus, ī, m. = orchestra, Isid. orig. 18, 43; vgl. Gloss. ›pulpitus, θυμέλη‹.

Latin > English

pulpitum pulpiti N N :: stage, wooden platform (for performance); lectern/pulpit/bookstand; desk (Cal)