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  • 1 braccae

    brācae (not braccae), ārum (once in sing. brāca, ae, Ov. Tr. 5, 10, 34; and as access. form brāces, Edict. Diocl. p. 20), f. [Germ.; Swed. brōk; Angl. -Sax. brōk; Engl. breeches; Dutch, broek], trowsers, breeches; orig. worn only by barbarians, i.e. neither Greeks nor Romans:

    barbara tegmina crurum,

    Verg. A. 11, 777;

    in the time of the emperors also among the Romans,

    Ov. Tr. 5, 7, 49: Galli bracas deposuerunt, latum clavum sumpserunt, Poët. ap. Suet. Caes. 80 al.:


    Prop. 4 (5), 10, [p. 249] 43:

    bracas indutus,

    Tac. H. 2, 20; Juv. 2, 169:


    Val. Fl. 6, 227:


    id. 5, 424:


    Lampr. Alex. Sev. 40 fin. al.; Cod. Th. 14, 10, 2; cf. Burm. Anth. Lat. 2, p. 518, and bracatus.

    Lewis & Short latin dictionary > braccae

  • 2 braccae

    braccarius, braccatus v. l. = bracae etc.

    Латинско-русский словарь > braccae

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