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trecenti

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)

trĕcenti: (trĭcenti, Col. 5, 2, 5), ae, a (
I gen. plur. trecentūm. Cic. Dom. 44, 116; Liv. 22, 37), num. adj. tres-centum, three hundred: nummi Philippii, Plaut. Poen. 1, 1, 38: Leonidas se in Thermopylis trecentosque eos, quos eduxerat Spartā, opposuit hostibus, Cic. Fin. 2, 30, 97: ad trecentos viros trucidavit, id. Phil. 3, 4, 10: juvenes, Verg. A. 10, 173: usque ad milia basiem trecenta, Cat. 48, 3; so, trecenta milia, id. 9, 2; Hor. Ep. 2, 2, 164: trecenta debet Titius, Mart. 4, 37, 2: a sene postquam patruo venere trecenta, id. 12, 70, 7.—To denote an indefinitely large number: causae, Plaut. Mil. 2, 2, 95: versus, id. Pers. 3, 3, 6: verba, id. Trin. 4, 2, 122: amatorem trecentae Pirithoum cohibent catenae, Hor. C. 3, 4, 79: amici, Cat. 9, 2.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

trĕcentī,⁹ æ, a (tres et centum), trois cents : Cic. Fin. 2, 97 ; Phil. 3, 10 || [nombre considérable, indéterminé] Pl. Mil. 250 ; Pers. 410 ; Trin. 964 ; Hor. O. 3, 4, 79 ; Catul. 9, 2.

Latin > German (Georges)

trecentī, ae, a (tres u. centum), dreihundert, nummi Philippei, Plaut..: milia, Catull.: ad trecentos fortissimos viros trucidavit, Cic.: centum Coranus et ducenta Mancinus, trecenta debet Titius, 100000, 200000, 300000 Sesterze, Mart. 4, 47, 1 sq.: u. so a sene postquam patruo venere trecenta, Mart. 12, 70, 7. – v. einer unbestimmten großen Zahl (Ggstz. tres, s. Brix Plaut. trin. 791), causae, Plaut. mil. 250: versus, Plaut. Pers. 410: verba, Plaut. trin. 964: amici, Catull. 9, 2 (vgl. 11, 18; 48, 3): catenae, Hor. carm. 3, 4, 79 (vgl. Hor. sat. 1, 5, 12; 2, 3, 116; ep. 2, 2, 164): cedunt petunt trecenti, Plaut. aul. 517 sq.

Latin > English

trecenti-ae -a, trecentesimus -a -um, treceni -ae -a, trecentie(n)s NUM :: three hundred; (used to denote a large number)