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quercus

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

quercus: ūs (
I gen. querci, Pall. 4, 7, 8; gen. plur. quercorum, Cic. Fragm. ap. Prisc. p. 717 P.; dat. and abl. plur. do not occur), f. perh. from root kar (kal-k), to be hard; cf.: cornu calx, calculus.
I An oak, oaktree, esp. the Italian or esculent oak, sacred to Jupiter (cf. robur): quercus dicitur, quod id genus arboris grave sit ac durum, tum etiam in ingentem evadat amplitudinem: querqueram enim gravem et magnam putant dici, Paul. ex Fest. p. 259 Müll.: percellunt magnas quercus, Enn. ap. Macr. S. 6, 2 (Ann. v. 194 Vahl.): magna Jovis quercus, Verg. G. 3, 332: glandiferae, Lucr. 5, 939; Cic. Leg. 1, 1, 2: aëriae, Verg. A. 3, 680: quercus et ilex Multā fruge pecus juvat, Hor. Ep. 1, 16, 9: auritae, id. C. 1, 12, 12: aridae, id. ib. 4, 13, 10: durior annosā quercu, Ov. M. 13, 799: quercorum rami, Cic. Fragm. ap. Prisc. p. 717 P.—
II Poet., transf.
   A ?*!f things made of oak-wood. Of a ship, of the ship Argo, Val. Fl. 5, 65.— Of a javelin, Val. Fl. 6, 243.— Of a drinkingvessel, Sil. 7, 190.— Capitolina, a garland of oak-leaves, Juv. 6, 386; usually bestowed upon one who had saved the life of a citizen in battle, Ov. F. 4, 953; id. M. 1, 563; Luc. 1, 357: civilis, Verg. A. 6, 772. —
   B For acorns (very rare): veteris fastidia quercūs, Juv. 14, 184.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

(1) quercŭs,¹⁰ ūs, f.,
1 chêne [arbre] : Cic. Leg. 1, 2 ; Virg. En. 3, 680
2 [poét.] le vaisseau Argo : Val. Flacc. 5, 65 || javeline : Val. Flacc. 6, 243 || couronne en feuilles de chêne : Virg. En. 6, 772 ; Ov. F. 4, 953 ; Luc. 1, 357 || gland : Juv. 14, 184. dat. pl. quercubus Serv. Georg. 1, 11 || formes de la 2e décl. d’après Prisc. Gramm. 6, 83 ; Diom. 308, 5 ; gén. sing. querci Pall. 4, 7, 8 ; gén. pl. quercorum Cic. Fr. F 12.

Latin > German (Georges)

quercus, ūs, f., I) die Eiche, bes. die Sommereiche, dem Jupiter heilig, Cic. u.a.: Iovis quercus, Verg. – II) (poet.) meton.: 1) = das aus Eichenholz Gefertigte, wie Schiff, Val. Flacc. 5, 66: Trinkgeschirr, Sil. 7, 190: Wurfspieß, Val. Flacc. 6, 24: Kranz aus Eichenlaub, Verg. georg. 1, 349. Iuven. 6, 386; bes. als Belohnung für den, der im Kriege einem Bürger das Leben rettete, Ov. fast. 4, 953: dah. quercus civilis, Verg. Aen. 6, 772. – 2) = die Frucht der Eiche, die Eicheln, Iuven. 14, 184. – / Genet. Sing. querci, Pallad. 4, 8, 2. Pelagon. veterin. 9 (174 Ihm;) vgl. Diom. 308, 5. Prisc. 6, 83: Genet. Plur. quercorum, Cic. fr. bei Prisc. 6, 83.

Spanish > Greek

quercus = Δηῷος

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Latin > English

quercus quercus N M :: oak, oak-tree; garland of oak leaves