A Latin-English Dictionary, by J.T.White and J.E. Riddle

A Latin-English Dictionary, by J.T.White and J.E. Riddle

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1880 edition. Excerpt: ... 31.--C. Of manner: A resem-blance to any thing; just as: ut, instar muri, hac sepes mumraenta pnebcrent, Ca's. B. Q. 2,17.--d. Of one thing for ano-ther: An equivalent for; equivalent to: quod apud Parthos instar justitii est. Suet. Cal 5: unique illi sc. Scipkmi) atrii instar Capitol i um est. Val. Max. 9,15,1.--e. Of number: Likeness, corresponding amount; like, corresponding to, much about: animadversum est cohortes quas-dam, quod instar legionis viderctur, esse post suvam,, . C. 3,66: instar cohor-tiumtriumexposuerat, Ilirt. B.Alex. 19: habet Tiro instar septuaginta (mearum epistolarum), C. Att. 16,5(5: dempsit instar librorum octo, Cato . 1,1,10.--f. Of importance or estimation: Worth, value; worthy equivalent to, as good as: omnia vtx minimi momenti instar habent, id. Off. 3, 3,11: unus dies mihi immer-talitatis instar fuit, teas worth immor-tality to me, id. Pis. 22, 52: unus is innu-meri militia instar habet, is as good as, equivalent to, Ov. H. 16, 368; cf., ab his mit ti tur Gylippus solus, sed in quo instar omnium auxiliorum erat, Just. 4, 4, 7: Plato mihi unus instar est omnium, is to me worth them all, C. Brut. 51, 191: clientes appellari, mortis instar pu tant, is as bad as death to them, id. Off. 2,20,67.--2. Ad instar: According to the likeness of, after the manner or fashion of, like (post-class.): With Gen.', valliscontinuis montibus velut muro, ad instar castrorum clauditur, Just. 36, 3, 2: ad instar, non ad instar possessionis, 4. To found, originate, establish: Of a nation, state, etc.: jam inde ab in-1 stituta gente nostris quoque majoribus formidatus, Amm. 17,13,27.--to. Of other bodies: ob qua? Numa rex sentimum collegium figulorum instituit, PI...."show more

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  • Paperback | 46 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236596064
  • 9781236596062