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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

quō-circā: (separated:
I quo, bone, circa, Hor. S. 2, 6, 95; old form quōqirca;
v. the letter Q), conj., for which reason, wherefore (rare but class.), Varr. L. L. 9, 59: quocirca bene apud majores nostros senatus decrevit, ut, etc., Cic. Div. 1, 41, 92: quocirca nihil esse tam detestabile, quam, etc., id. Sen. 12, 41; Verg. A. 1, 673: quocirca mecum loquor haec, Hor. Ep. 2, 2, 145; id. S. 2, 2, 135.—Relat.: QVOCIRCA EVM IN ITALIA ESSE NON LICEAT, Inscr. Mazocchi, p. 423, 43.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

quōcircā,¹² adv., c’est pourquoi, en conséquence : Cic. CM 41 ; Div. 1, 92 ; [tmèse] quo, bone, circa Hor. S. 2, 6, 95.

Latin > German (Georges)

quō-circā, Coni., daher, demzufolge, deswegen, Varro LL., Cic. u.a. – in der Tmesis, quo, bone, circa, Hor. sat. 2, 6, 95.

Latin > English

quocirca CONJ :: on account of which; wherefore