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vecordia

Ὄττω τις ἔραται -> Whatever one loves best | Whom you desire most
Sappho

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

vēcordia: ae, f. vecors,
I want of reason, senselessness, silliness, folly; madness, insanity (not in Cic.): tanta vecordia innata cuiquam, Ter. And. 4, 1, 2: prorsus in facie voltuque vecordia inerat, Sall. C. 15, 5: alicui vecordiam objectare, id. J. 94, 4; cf.: studia plena vecordiae, Tac. A. 3, 50: formidine quasi vecordiā exagitari, Sall. J. 72, 2; 99, 3: plurima vecordia constantiam exemerat, Tac. A. 1, 32; 4, 22 fin.; Ov. M. 12, 227: mentes vatum in vecordiam vertere, Just. 24, 6, 9: egregie homo improbus atque immani vecordiā, Gell. 20, 1, 13; 12, 1, 8.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

vēcordia¹³ (væc-), æ, f. (vecors), état contraire à la raison, extravagance, démence : Sall. C. 15, 5 ; J. 5, 2 ; 72, 2 ; 94, 4 ; Tac. Ann. 1, 32.

Latin > German (Georges)

vēcordia (vaecordia), ae, f. (vecors), der Aberwitz, Wahnwitz, die Unsinnigkeit, der Wahnsinn und die an Wahnsinn grenzende Wut, Ter. u. Sall.: vecordiam inicere alci, einen um den Verstand bringen, Tac.

Latin > English

vecordia vecordiae N F :: frenzy