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recepto

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

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

rĕcepto: āvi, 1, v. freq. a. recipio,
I to take again, receive back; to recover, retake (mostly poet. and in post-Aug. prose; not in Cic. or Cæs.): quae cava corpore caeruleo cortina receptat, Enn. ap. Varr. L. L. 7, § 48 Müll. (Ann. v. 9 Vahl.); cf. Lucr. 2, 1001: placido natura receptat Cuncta sinu, Luc. 7, 810: corpus omnes Paulatim redit in sensus animamque receptat, and takes or receives back again, Lucr. 3, 505.—To receive habitually or often, admit, harbor, protect, etc.: meum receptas filium ad te Pamphilum, i. e. you receive my son's visits, Ter. Hec. 5, 1, 17: mercatores, to receive, admit, Liv. 5, 8; Tac. A. 3, 60: hastam receptat Ossibus haerentem, tugs back the spear, Verg. A. 10, 383.—With se, to betake one's self anywhere, to withdraw, retire, recede: quo in tectum te receptes, Ter. Heaut. 5, 2, 15: Saturni sese quo stella receptet, Verg. G. 1, 336: mare, quā multā litus se valle receptat, Pers. 6, 8.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

rĕceptō,¹² āvī, ātum, āre (recipio), tr.,
1 retirer : Virg. En. 10, 383 || reprendre : Lucr. 2, 1001 ; 3, 505
2 recevoir (qqn), donner retraite à : Ter. Hec. 747 ; Liv. 5, 8 ; Tac. Ann. 3, 60 ; se Ter. Haut. 968 ; Virg. G. 1, 336, se retirer [qq. part] ; litus se receptat Pers. 6, 8, le rivage se retire, s’enfonce.

Latin > German (Georges)

recepto, āvī, ātum āre (Intens. v. recipio), I) rasch zurücknehmen, A) zurückziehen, 1) tr.: hastam, Verg. Aen. 10, 383. – 2) refl. se rec., sich rasch zurückziehen, rasch zurückweichen, a) v. Pers.: se in tectum, Ter. heaut. 968. – b) (poet.) übtr., v. Lebl., Saturni sese quo stella receptet, sich zurückwende, Verg. georg. 1, 336: u. v. Örtl., qua multā litus se valle receptat, wo das Ufer zu häufigen Buchten zurückweicht, Pers. 6, 8. – B) zurück-, wieder aufnehmen, quod missum est ex aetheris oris, Lucr.: placido natura receptat cuncta sinu, Lucan.: corpus (convalescens) paulatim redit in sensus animamque receptat, Lucr. – II) häufig-, gewöhnlich (zu sich, bei sich) aufnehmen, alcis filium ad se, Ter.: mercatores, Liv. – von schützender Aufnahme im Asyl, eodem subsidio obaerati adversum creditores receptabantur, Tac. ann. 3, 60. – v. Lebl., amnis progressus ulterius arenis bibitur et receptatur, Itin. Alex. 38 (87).

Latin > English

recepto receptare, receptavi, receptatus V :: recover; receive, admit (frequently)