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wovon

Τὸ νικᾶν αὐτὸν αὑτὸν πασῶν νικῶν πρώτη τε καὶ ἀρίστη. Τὸ δὲ ἡττᾶσθαι αὐτὸν ὑφ' ἑαυτοῦ πάντων αἴσχιστόν τε ἅμα καὶ κάκιστον. → Τo conquer yourself is the first and best victory of all, while to be conquered by yourself is of all the most shameful as well as evil
Plato, Laws, 626e

German > Latin

wovon, I) zur Bezeichnung des Ausgehens od. Mittels: a) fragend: quānam re? ex quanam re? unde? – wovon lebt er? (de) quānam re vivit? – b) relativ: quā re; unde (z.B. dare alci aliquid, unde utatur). – II) zur Angabe des Objekts einer Handlung: a) fragend: de quanam re? z.B. wovon wird gesprochen? de quanam re sermo est? – b) relativ = von welchem, von welcher etc.: de quo, de qua etc. – wovon die ganze Stadt spricht; quod in omnium ore est.

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