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voluntarius

Φοβοῦ τὸ γῆρας, οὐ γὰρ ἔρχεται μόνον -> Fear old age, for it never comes alone
Menander

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

vŏluntārĭus: a, um, adj. voluntas,
I willing, of his or its own free-will, voluntary.
I Lit.
   A Adj.: milites, volunteers, Caes. B. C. 3, 91 fin.; Liv. 28, 45, 13: ferocissimus quisque juvenum, id. 1, 59, 5: auxilia, Cic. Fam. 15, 4, 3: servi, id. Rep. 1, 43, 67: procurator, id. Brut. 4, 17: est Asinius quidam, senator voluntarius, lectus ipse a se, id. Phil. 13, 13, 28.—
   B Subst.: vŏluntārĭi, ōrum, m. (milites), volunteers, Caes. B. G. 5, 66; Liv. 1, 30, 7; 5, 16, 5; 25, 19, 13; Capitol. M. Aur. 21; Inscr. Orell. 244 and 512.—
II Transf., of things: mors, suicide, Cic. Fam. 7, 3, 3: discessus voluntarius sine ullā spe reditus, id. Att. 9, 13, 4: nam hoc ipsum ita justum est, quod recte fit, si est voluntarium, id. Off. 1, 9, 28: verbera, Just. 2, 8, 7: servitus, Tac. G. 24: deditio, id. H. 2, 45: lex, Petr. 107: accusationes, Tac. Or. 41: Junonis transitus in urbem nostram, Val. Max. 1, 8, 35: herba, growing of itself, spontaneous, Plin. 20, 22, 90, § 245.—Adv.: vŏ-luntārĭē, voluntarily, Arn. 2, 74; Hyg. Fab. 41.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

vŏluntārĭus,¹⁰ a, um (voluntas),
1 volontaire, qui agit librement, volontairement : auxilia Cic. Fam. 15, 4, 3, contingents volontaires, cf. Cæs. C. 3, 91 ; servi voluntarii Cic. Rep. 1, 67, esclaves volontaires gens qui obéissent comme des esclaves] || voluntarii, m., volontaires, soldats volontaires : Cæs. G. 5, 56 ; Liv. 25, 19, 13, etc.
2 [en parl. de choses] volontaire, fait volontairement : mors voluntaria Cic. Fam. 7, 3, 3, mort volontaire, cf. Cic. Planc. 89 ; Br. 103 ; discessus voluntarius Cic. Att. 9, 13, 4, départ volontaire || voluntaria herba Plin. 20, 245, plante naturelle, qui croît spontanément.

Latin > English

voluntarius voluntari(i) N M :: volunteer
voluntarius voluntarius voluntaria, voluntarium ADJ :: willing, voluntary