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suggestus

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

suggestus: (subg-), ūs, m., and suggestum, i, n. suggero.
I (Acc. to suggero, I.) An elevated place made of materials poured out; hence, a raised place, a height, elevation (cf. pulpitum).
   1    Lit.
   a In gen.: labrum in suggestu inter dolia positum, Cato, R. R. 154: lapideus, Col. 9, 7: insulae, Plin. 12, 10, 21, § 38: suggestus in orchestrā, a raised seat, Suet. Caes. 76; Flor. 4, 2, 91 Duk.; cf. Plin. Pan. 51, 4: comae, i. e. a lofty head-dress, Stat. S. 1, 2, 113: montium, Amm. 15, 10, 1.—
   b In partic., a raised place to speak from to the people, to the troops, etc., a platform, stage, tribune (the class. signif. of the word): suggestum in foro exstructum adornari placuit, Liv. 8, 14: C. Maenius in suggestu rostra, devictis Antiatibus, fixerat, Plin. 34, 5, 11, § 20: hac re pro suggestu pronuntiatā, Caes. B. G. 6, 3; so in a milit. sense: de suggestu inquit, Auct. B. Afr. 54, 2: praemia pro suggestu tribuit, id. ib. 86, 4: in suggestu, in quo Galbae statua fuerat, Tac. H. 1, 36: non in modum contionis, aut suggestu locutus, id. ib. 1, 55; of the prætor's tribunal: in excelso suggestu, Liv. 31, 29, 9: altior, Amm. 15, 8, 4; of the emperor's seat: in curiā, Flor. 4, 2; cf.: in orchestrā, Suet. Caes. 76; Plin. Pan. 51.—
   2    Trop., height: neve se de tanto fortunarum suggestu pessum deiciat, App. M. 5, p. 161, 22.—
   B A providing, preparation (post-class. and very rare): Circensium, Tert. Spect. 7: honorum, id. ib. 12.—*
II (Acc. to suggero, II.) A hint, intimation, suggestion (syn. suggestio): si ex suggestu eorum praeses dederit, Dig. 27, 8, 1, § 5.
suggestus: a, um, Part., from suggero.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

(1) suggestus, a, um, part. de suggero.
(2) suggestŭs,¹² ūs, m.,
1 c. suggestum : a) Cato Agr. 154 ; Suet. Cæs. 76 ; b) Cæs. G. 6, 3, 6 ; Tac. H. 1, 55 ; Liv. 31, 29, 9
2 [fig.] accumulation : Apul. M. 5, 6
3 [fig.] arrangement, organisation : Tert. Spect. 7 ; 12 || suggestion : Dig. 27, 8, 1, 5.

Latin > German (Georges)

suggestus, ūs, m. (suggero), I) im engeren Sinne u. zwar meton.: 1) der Unterbau, Gell. 2, 10, 2. – 2) die Erhöhung, die errichtete Erhöhung, Anhöhe, a) übh., Cato u. Colum.: in orchestra, erhöhter Sitz, Suet. – b) insbes.: α) die zu öffentlichen Reden (vor dem Volke, zu den Soldaten usw.) errichtete Erhöhung, Tribüne, Rednerbühne, in Rom, Liv. u. Plin., im Lager usw., Caes. u.a. – β) mit comae, eine bogenförmig um die Stirn oft in mehreren Reihen aufgebaute Haartracht, Stat. silv. 1, 2, 110. – γ) ein Kopfaufsatz in Gestalt eines modius (Scheffels), Attribut des Serapis, Tert. ad nat. 2, 8. – c) bildl., die Höhe, fortunarum, Apul. met. 5, 6. – II) im weiteren Sinne: die Herbeischaffung, nur bildl.: 1) die Veranstaltung, circensium, Tert. de spect. 7: honorum, ibid. 12 u. Arnob. 4, 9. – 2) das An-die-Hand-Geben, der Antrieb, die Erinnerung, Eingebung, mündliche Veranlassung, Ulp. dig. 27, 8, 1. § 5. Iulian. bei Augustin. op. imp. c. Iul. 6, 23.

Latin > English

suggestus suggestus N M :: raised surface; platform, dais