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Cras amet qui numquam amavit quique amavit cras amet -> May he love tomorrow who has never loved before; And may he who has loved, love tomorrow as well
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Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

sŭo: sŭi, sūtum, 3, v. a. Sanscr. siv-, sivjāmi, sew; Gr. κασσύω,> to stitch, cobble,
I to sew or stitch, to sew, join, or tack together (rare but class.).
I Lit.: quod (foramen) nisi permagnā vi sui non potest, Cels. 7, 4, 3: tegumenta corporum vel texta vel suta, Cic. N. D. 2, 60, 150: unius os sutum, Flor. 4, 12, 36: pellibus et sutis arcent male frigora bracis, Ov. Tr. 3, 10, 19: hi plerasque naves loris suebant, Varr. ap. Gell. 17, 3, 4: navis suta lino et sparteis serilibus, Pac. ap. Fest. s. v. serilla, p. 340 fin. Müll. (Trag. Rel. v. 251 Rib.): corticibus suta cavatis alvearia, Verg. G. 4, 33: pilea suta de caesis lacernis, Stat. S. 4, 9, 24. — *
II Trop.: metue lenonem, ne quid suo suat capiti, devise, Ter. Phorm. 3, 2, 6; cf. consuo, II. — Hence, P. a. as subst.: sūta, ōrum, n., that which is made of plates fastened together, mail, a coat of mail: huic gladio perque aerea suta Per tunicam squalentem auro latus haurit apertum, Verg. A. 10, 313: magnorum aerea suta Thoracum, Stat. Th. 3, 585: latus omne sub armis Ferrea suta terunt, id. ib. 4, 131.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

sŭō,¹⁵ sŭī, sūtum, ĕre, tr., coudre : Cic. Nat. 2, 150 || corticibus suta cavatis (alvaria) Virg. G. 4, 33, ruches formées d’une contexture d’écorces creuses || metuo lenonem ne quid suo suat capiti Ter. Phorm. 491, je crains que le léno ne s’attire sur les bras quelque méchante affaire.

Latin > German (Georges)

suo, suī, sūtum, ere (altind. sīvyati, näht, syūtá-h, genäht, gotisch siujan, ahd. siuwan, griech. κασσύω, flicke), nähen, zusammennähen, od. auf ähnliche Art zusammenstücken, -fügen, foramen, Cels.: tegumenta corporum vel texta vel suta, Cic.: corticibus suta alvaria seu vimine texta, Verg.: Partiz. subst., aerea suta, ein Kettenpanzer, Verg. Aen. 10, 313: sicut semel assuta redintegrantur, ita frequenter suta solvuntur, Ambros. de paenit. 2, 11, 98. – bildl., ne quid suo suat capiti, verursacht, bereitet, Ter. Phorm. 491.

Latin > English

suo suere, sui, sutus V :: sew together/up, stitch