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repente

Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

rĕpentē: adv., v. 2. repens.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

rĕpentĕ⁷ (repens), adv., tout à coup, soudainement, soudain : Pl. Mil. 177 ; Cic. de Or. 1, 252 ; Verr. 2, 5, 91 ; Cæl. 63 ; Phil. 2, 65 ; Cæs. G. 1, 52, 3 ; 6, 12, 8.

Latin > German (Georges)

repente, Adv. (repens), plötzlich, mit einem Schlage, unvermutet (Ggstz. sensim), Ter., Cic. u.a. – attrib., laeta rep. pax, Liv. 1, 13, 6: quo repente discursu, Liv. 22, 17, 3.

Latin > English

repente ADV :: suddenly, unexpectedly