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author of the

  • 321 Lycophron

    Lycŏphron, ŏnis, m., = Lukophrôn, Lycophron of Chalcis, in Eubœa, the author of Cassandra, an Alexandrine grammarian and tragedian of the time of Ptolemy Philadelphus:

    utque cothurnatum periisse Lycophrona narrant,

    Ov. Ib. 531:

    latebrae Lycophronis atri, so called from his obscure style,

    Stat. S. 5, 3, 157.

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  • 322 Macrobius

    Măcrŏbĭus, ii, m., = Makrobios (living long): Aurelius Macrobius Ambrosius Theodosius, a Roman grammarian at the end of the fourth century, author of a commentary on Cicero's Somnium Scipionis, and of a treatise entitled Convivia Saturna lia, cf. Jan. Proleg. ad Macr. p. 1 sq.

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  • 323 magister

    măgister, tri (old orthog., ‡ magester, like ‡ leber, ‡ Menerva, for liber, Minerva, acc. to Quint. 1, 4, 17), m. [a double comparative in form, from magis, and comparative ending -ter; cf.: minister, sinister], a master, chief, head, superior, director, president, leader, commander, conductor, etc.:

    quibus praecipua cura rerum incumbit, et qui magis quam ceteri diligentiam et sollicitudinem rebus, quibus praesunt, debent, hi magistri appellantur,

    Dig. 50, 16, 57.
    I.
    Lit.
    A.
    In gen., the dictator in the earliest times was called magister populi, the chief of the people:

    in Magistro populi faciendo, qui vulgo dictator appellatur... qui primus Magister a populo creatus est, Paul. ex Fest. s. v. optima lex, p. 198 Müll.: (sapiens) rectius appellabitur rex quam Tarquinius, qui nec se nec suos regere potuit: rectius magister populi (is enim dictator est) quam Sulla, qui trium pestiferorum vitiorum, luxuriae, avaritiae, crudelitatis magister fuit,

    Cic. Fin. 3, 22, 75; cf.

    also below the passage,

    Varr. L. L. 5, § 82 Müll.; Cic. Leg. 3, 3, 9:

    dictator quidem ab eo appellatur, quia dicitur: sed in nostris libris (sc. auguralibus) vides eum magistrum populi appellari,

    id. Rep. 1, 40, 63 Creuz.; cf.

    , with reference to this passage,

    Sen. Ep. 108, 31:

    Larcum moderatorem et magistrum consulibus appositum,

    Liv. 2, 18, 5.—Magister equitum, the chief of the cavalry, appointed by the dictator:

    magister equitum, quod summa potestas hujus in equites et accensos, ut est summa populi dictator, a quo is quoque magister populi appellatus,

    Varr. L. L. 5, § 82 Müll.:

    dictator magistrum equitum dicit L. Tarquitium,

    Liv. 3, 27; 7, 21 fin.;

    23, 11: fumosi equitum magistri,

    in a family tree, Juv. 8, 8.—So, magister peditum (analogous to magister equitum), chief of the infantry, Amm. 21, 12, 16. —The censor is called magister morum, master of morals, Cic. Fam. 3, 13, 2:

    magister sacrorum,

    the chief priest, Liv. 39, 18 fin.; v. Drak. ad loc.; so,

    PVBLICVS SACRORVM (or SACERDOTVM),

    Inscr. Orell. 2351:

    FRATRVM ARVALIVM,

    ib. 2426:

    SALIORVM,

    ib. 2247; 2419:

    LARVM AVGVSTI,

    ib. 1661 et saep.:

    curiae,

    the overseer of a curia, Plaut. Aul. 1, 2, 29: vici, the overseer of a quarter or ward, Suet. Aug. 30:

    chori canentium,

    a head-chorister, leader of a choir, Col. 12, 2:

    officiorum and operarum,

    a superintendent, bailiff, id. 1, 18:

    scripturae and in scripturā,

    a director of a company of farmers-general, Cic. Att. 5, 15, 3; id. Verr. 2, 2, 70, § 169; cf.: P. Terentius operas in portu et scripturā Asiae pro magistro dedit, i. e. has performed the functions of a magister, was vice-director, id. Att. 11, 10, 1:

    quaesivi, qui per eos annos magistri illius societatis fuissent,

    id. Verr. 2, 2, 74, § 182:

    P. Rupilius, qui est magister in ea societate,

    id. Fam. 13, 9, 2:

    maximarum societatum auctor, plurimarum magister,

    id. Planc. 13, 32:

    pecoris,

    a chief herdsman, Varr. R. R. 2, 10; cf. Verg. G. 3, 445:

    elephanti,

    conductor, Sil. 4, 616:

    auctionis,

    the director, superintendent, conductor of an auction, Cic. Quint. 15, 50; cf.:

    is quem putabant magistrum fore, si bona venirent,

    id. Att. 1, 1, 3; 6, 1, 15; an officer charged with distributing money among the people, Plaut. Aul. 2, 2, 3.—Law t. t., an agent or assignee to dispose of a debtor's goods:

    praetor jubet convenire creditores, et ex eo numero magistrum creari, id est eum per quem bona veneant,

    Gai. Inst. 3, 79: convivii, the master or president of a feast, Varr. L. L. 5, § 122 Müll.; App. Mag. p. 336, 11: navis, the master or captain of a ship, Dig. 14, 1, 1; Gai. Inst. 4, 71;

    so without navis,

    Juv. 12, 79:

    gubernatores et magistri navium,

    Liv. 29, 25, 7; 45, 42, 3; the steersman, pilot:

    ipse gubernaclo rector subit, ipse magister,

    Verg. A. 5, 176; 1, 115; 6, 353; Val. Fl. 1, 18; 1, 382; Luc. 2, 696; Sil. 4, 719:

    samnitium,

    i. e. of the gladiators, a fencing-master, Cic. de Or. 3, 23, 86:

    magistri tabernae,

    innkeepers, Paul. Sent. 2, 8, 3.—In inscrr. are found also: fani, horreorum, collegii, memoriae, munerum, Augustalis, admissionum, epistolarum, libellorum, etc.; likewise: a bibliothecā, ab marmoribus, etc.—
    B.
    In partic.
    1.
    A teacher, instructor, Cic. Phil. 2, 4, 8:

    pueri apud magistros exercentur,

    id. de Or. 1, 57, 244:

    artium lberalium magistri,

    id. Inv. 1, 25, 35; cf.:

    virtutis magistri,

    id. Mur. 31, 65; id. N. D. 1, 26, 72:

    rarum ac memorabile magni Gutturis exemplum conducendusque magister,

    Juv. 2, 114.— Transf., of inanim. things:

    magister mihi exercitor animus nunc est,

    Plaut. Trin. 2, 1, 4; id. Curc. 2, 2, 8:

    stilus optimus dicendi effector ac magister,

    Cic. de Or. 1, 33, 150; Pers. prol. 10:

    timor, non diuturnus magister officii,

    Cic. Phil. 2, 36, 90.—
    2.
    An educator of children, a tutor, pedagogue:

    senes me filiis relinquunt quasi magistrum,

    Ter. Phorm. 1, 2, 21:

    docendis publice juvenibus magister,

    Gell. 19, 9, 2. —
    3.
    A master, owner, keeper:

    trepidumque magistrum In cavea magno fremitu leo tollet alumnus,

    Juv. 14, 246.—
    4.
    A master of his art, professor:

    a tonsore magistro Pecteris,

    Juv. 6, 26.—
    II.
    Trop., an adviser, instigator, author of any thing (very rare):

    si quis magistrum cepit ad eam rem improbum,

    Ter. And. 1, 2, 21:

    magister ad despoliandum Dianae templum,

    Cic. Verr. 2, 3, 21, § 54.—As adj.:

    rituque magistro Plurima Niliacis tradant mendacia biblis,

    Sedul. 1, 15.

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  • 324 Mago

    Māgo and Māgon, ōnis, m., Magôn.
    I.
    A Carthaginian, the brother of Hannibal, Nep. Hann. 7, 4; 8, 2; Liv. 21, 47; 4, 6; Aur. Vict. Vir. Ill. 49; Sil. 11, 556; and perhaps also id. 4, 564.—
    II.
    Another Carthaginian, the author of a work on agriculture, which was afterwards translated into Latin by order of the Roman Senate, Cic. Or. 1, 58, 249; Varr. R. R. 1, 1, 10; Col. 1, 1, 13; Plin. 18, 3, 5, § 22.—
    III.
    A son of Hamilcar the elder, Just. 19, 2, 1.—
    IV.
    A town in the Balearic islands, now Port Mahon, Plin. 3, 5, 11, § 77.

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  • 325 Magon

    Māgo and Māgon, ōnis, m., Magôn.
    I.
    A Carthaginian, the brother of Hannibal, Nep. Hann. 7, 4; 8, 2; Liv. 21, 47; 4, 6; Aur. Vict. Vir. Ill. 49; Sil. 11, 556; and perhaps also id. 4, 564.—
    II.
    Another Carthaginian, the author of a work on agriculture, which was afterwards translated into Latin by order of the Roman Senate, Cic. Or. 1, 58, 249; Varr. R. R. 1, 1, 10; Col. 1, 1, 13; Plin. 18, 3, 5, § 22.—
    III.
    A son of Hamilcar the elder, Just. 19, 2, 1.—
    IV.
    A town in the Balearic islands, now Port Mahon, Plin. 3, 5, 11, § 77.

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  • 326 Manilia

    1.
    C. Manilius, a tribune of the people [p. 1109] A. U. C. 687, Cic. Imp. Pomp. 24, 69; Q. Cic. Pet. Cons. 13, 51.—
    2.
    A. Manilius, the astronomer and poet, author of the poem Astronomica.—
    3.
    In fem.: * Mānīlĭa, ae, a courtesan, Juv. S. 6, 243.—Hence,
    A.
    Mānīlĭus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Manilius, Manilian:

    lex,

    of C. Manilius, according to which the chief command against Mithridates was given to Pompey, Cic. Or. 29, 102; id. Mur. 23, 47.—
    B.
    Mā-nīlĭānus, a, um, adj., Manilian: leges, respecting the sale of slaves, probably introduced by M'. Manilius Nepos ( consul A. U. C. 605), Cic. de Or. 1, 58, 246.

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  • 327 Manilianus

    1.
    C. Manilius, a tribune of the people [p. 1109] A. U. C. 687, Cic. Imp. Pomp. 24, 69; Q. Cic. Pet. Cons. 13, 51.—
    2.
    A. Manilius, the astronomer and poet, author of the poem Astronomica.—
    3.
    In fem.: * Mānīlĭa, ae, a courtesan, Juv. S. 6, 243.—Hence,
    A.
    Mānīlĭus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Manilius, Manilian:

    lex,

    of C. Manilius, according to which the chief command against Mithridates was given to Pompey, Cic. Or. 29, 102; id. Mur. 23, 47.—
    B.
    Mā-nīlĭānus, a, um, adj., Manilian: leges, respecting the sale of slaves, probably introduced by M'. Manilius Nepos ( consul A. U. C. 605), Cic. de Or. 1, 58, 246.

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  • 328 Manilius

    1.
    C. Manilius, a tribune of the people [p. 1109] A. U. C. 687, Cic. Imp. Pomp. 24, 69; Q. Cic. Pet. Cons. 13, 51.—
    2.
    A. Manilius, the astronomer and poet, author of the poem Astronomica.—
    3.
    In fem.: * Mānīlĭa, ae, a courtesan, Juv. S. 6, 243.—Hence,
    A.
    Mānīlĭus, a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Manilius, Manilian:

    lex,

    of C. Manilius, according to which the chief command against Mithridates was given to Pompey, Cic. Or. 29, 102; id. Mur. 23, 47.—
    B.
    Mā-nīlĭānus, a, um, adj., Manilian: leges, respecting the sale of slaves, probably introduced by M'. Manilius Nepos ( consul A. U. C. 605), Cic. de Or. 1, 58, 246.

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  • 329 Marcion

    Marcĭon, ōnis, m. ( Marcīon, Prud. Ham. 120), a heretic of Sinope, who gave himself out to be Christ, Tert. de Praescr. adv. Haeret. 30; Prud. Ham. 502.—Hence,
    A.
    Marcĭōnensis, e, adj., of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    continentia,

    Tert. Praescr. Haeret. 30.—
    B.
    Marcĭō-nista, ae, m., a follower of the heretic Marcion, a Marcionite.—Plur., Cod. Just. 1, 5, 5.—
    C.
    Marcĭōnīta, ae, m., for Marcionensis, of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    Marcionita Deus, tristis, ferus insidiator,

    i. e. feigned by Marcion, Prud. Ham. 129.— Plur.: Marcĭōnītae, Marcionites, disciples of Marcion, Tert. Praescr. Her. 49; Lact. 4, 30, 10; Ambros. de Fide, 5, 13, 162.—
    II.
    A native of Smyrna, the author of a treatise De simplicibus effectibus, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.

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  • 330 Marcionensis

    Marcĭon, ōnis, m. ( Marcīon, Prud. Ham. 120), a heretic of Sinope, who gave himself out to be Christ, Tert. de Praescr. adv. Haeret. 30; Prud. Ham. 502.—Hence,
    A.
    Marcĭōnensis, e, adj., of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    continentia,

    Tert. Praescr. Haeret. 30.—
    B.
    Marcĭō-nista, ae, m., a follower of the heretic Marcion, a Marcionite.—Plur., Cod. Just. 1, 5, 5.—
    C.
    Marcĭōnīta, ae, m., for Marcionensis, of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    Marcionita Deus, tristis, ferus insidiator,

    i. e. feigned by Marcion, Prud. Ham. 129.— Plur.: Marcĭōnītae, Marcionites, disciples of Marcion, Tert. Praescr. Her. 49; Lact. 4, 30, 10; Ambros. de Fide, 5, 13, 162.—
    II.
    A native of Smyrna, the author of a treatise De simplicibus effectibus, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.

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  • 331 Marcionista

    Marcĭon, ōnis, m. ( Marcīon, Prud. Ham. 120), a heretic of Sinope, who gave himself out to be Christ, Tert. de Praescr. adv. Haeret. 30; Prud. Ham. 502.—Hence,
    A.
    Marcĭōnensis, e, adj., of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    continentia,

    Tert. Praescr. Haeret. 30.—
    B.
    Marcĭō-nista, ae, m., a follower of the heretic Marcion, a Marcionite.—Plur., Cod. Just. 1, 5, 5.—
    C.
    Marcĭōnīta, ae, m., for Marcionensis, of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    Marcionita Deus, tristis, ferus insidiator,

    i. e. feigned by Marcion, Prud. Ham. 129.— Plur.: Marcĭōnītae, Marcionites, disciples of Marcion, Tert. Praescr. Her. 49; Lact. 4, 30, 10; Ambros. de Fide, 5, 13, 162.—
    II.
    A native of Smyrna, the author of a treatise De simplicibus effectibus, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.

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  • 332 Marcionita

    Marcĭon, ōnis, m. ( Marcīon, Prud. Ham. 120), a heretic of Sinope, who gave himself out to be Christ, Tert. de Praescr. adv. Haeret. 30; Prud. Ham. 502.—Hence,
    A.
    Marcĭōnensis, e, adj., of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    continentia,

    Tert. Praescr. Haeret. 30.—
    B.
    Marcĭō-nista, ae, m., a follower of the heretic Marcion, a Marcionite.—Plur., Cod. Just. 1, 5, 5.—
    C.
    Marcĭōnīta, ae, m., for Marcionensis, of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    Marcionita Deus, tristis, ferus insidiator,

    i. e. feigned by Marcion, Prud. Ham. 129.— Plur.: Marcĭōnītae, Marcionites, disciples of Marcion, Tert. Praescr. Her. 49; Lact. 4, 30, 10; Ambros. de Fide, 5, 13, 162.—
    II.
    A native of Smyrna, the author of a treatise De simplicibus effectibus, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.

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  • 333 Marcionitae

    Marcĭon, ōnis, m. ( Marcīon, Prud. Ham. 120), a heretic of Sinope, who gave himself out to be Christ, Tert. de Praescr. adv. Haeret. 30; Prud. Ham. 502.—Hence,
    A.
    Marcĭōnensis, e, adj., of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    continentia,

    Tert. Praescr. Haeret. 30.—
    B.
    Marcĭō-nista, ae, m., a follower of the heretic Marcion, a Marcionite.—Plur., Cod. Just. 1, 5, 5.—
    C.
    Marcĭōnīta, ae, m., for Marcionensis, of or belonging to the heretic Marcion:

    Marcionita Deus, tristis, ferus insidiator,

    i. e. feigned by Marcion, Prud. Ham. 129.— Plur.: Marcĭōnītae, Marcionites, disciples of Marcion, Tert. Praescr. Her. 49; Lact. 4, 30, 10; Ambros. de Fide, 5, 13, 162.—
    II.
    A native of Smyrna, the author of a treatise De simplicibus effectibus, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.

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  • 334 Minucius

    1.
    M. Minucius Rufus, magister equitum under the dictator Fabius Maximus Cunctator, Liv. 22, 8, 6; Nep. Hann. 5, 3; Sil. 7, 386.—
    2.
    Another, Luc. 6, 126.—
    3.
    Minucius Felix, of Africa, in the third century of the Christian era, the author of an apologetic work in favor of the Christian religion, Lact. 1, 11, 55; 5, 1, 22.— Fem.: Mĭnŭcĭa, ae, a vestal, who was punished for incontinence by being buried alive, Liv. 8, 15, 7.—
    II.
    Mĭnŭcĭ-us ( Minut-), a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Minucius, Minucian:

    Minucia gens,

    Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 45, § 115:

    lex, Paul. ex Fest. s. v. osi, p. 201 Müll.: Minucia porta appellata est eo, quod proxima esset sacello Minucii,

    id. p. 147 Müll.: porticus, in Rome, built by M. Minucius Rufus, Cic. Phil. 2, 34, 84:

    via,

    from Rome to Brundisium, id. Att. 9, 6, 1.

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  • 335 minutalis

    mĭnūtālis, e, adj. [id.], small, paltry, insignificant (eccl. Lat.):

    regna,

    Tert. adv. Marc. 1, 4.—As subst.: mĭnūtālis, is, m., an insignificant author: ceteri, i. e. the other writers of no consequence, Hier. Ep. ad Ephes. prooem.

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  • 336 Minutia

    1.
    M. Minucius Rufus, magister equitum under the dictator Fabius Maximus Cunctator, Liv. 22, 8, 6; Nep. Hann. 5, 3; Sil. 7, 386.—
    2.
    Another, Luc. 6, 126.—
    3.
    Minucius Felix, of Africa, in the third century of the Christian era, the author of an apologetic work in favor of the Christian religion, Lact. 1, 11, 55; 5, 1, 22.— Fem.: Mĭnŭcĭa, ae, a vestal, who was punished for incontinence by being buried alive, Liv. 8, 15, 7.—
    II.
    Mĭnŭcĭ-us ( Minut-), a, um, adj., of or belonging to a Minucius, Minucian:

    Minucia gens,

    Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 45, § 115:

    lex, Paul. ex Fest. s. v. osi, p. 201 Müll.: Minucia porta appellata est eo, quod proxima esset sacello Minucii,

    id. p. 147 Müll.: porticus, in Rome, built by M. Minucius Rufus, Cic. Phil. 2, 34, 84:

    via,

    from Rome to Brundisium, id. Att. 9, 6, 1.

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  • 337 Mnaseas

    Mnasĕas, ae, m., = Mnaseas, an author who wrote De Re Rustica, Varr. R. R. 1, 1, 9; Col. 1, 1, 9; Plin. 37, 2, 11, § 38.

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  • 338 molitor

    1.
    mōlītor, ōris, m. [molior], one who undertakes to do a thing, an attempter, author, framer, contriver (class.):

    effector mundi molitorque deus,

    Cic. Univ. 5:

    ratis,

    Ov. M. 8, 302:

    caedis,

    Tac. A. 11, 29:

    novarum rerum,

    Suet. Dom. 10:

    maximorum molitores scelerum,

    Sen. Tranq. 7, 3.
    2.
    mŏlĭtor, ōris, m. [1. molo], a miller (post-class.).
    I.
    Lit., Dig. 33, 7, 12, § 15. —
    II.
    Transf., in mal. part., Aus. Ep. 90, 3.

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  • 339 Nepos

    1.
    nĕpos, ōtis, m. and f. (v. infra) [Sanscr. nap-tar, descendant; Gr. anepsios, nephew; cf. nepodes; cf. neptis, Germ. Neffe], a grandson, son's or daughter's son: primo gradu sunt supra pater, mater; infra filius, filia. Secundo gradu sunt supra avus, avia;

    infra nepos, neptis,

    Dig. 38, 10, 1; cf.:

    nepos quoque dupliciter intellegitur, ex filio vel filia natus,

    ib. 38, 10, 10, § 13; Cic. Deiot. 1, 2: Metellum multi filii, filiae, nepotes, neptes in rogum imposuerunt. id. Tusc. 1, 35, 85:

    Q. Pompeii ex filiā nepos,

    id. Brut. 76, 263:

    M. Catonis censorii ex filio nepos,

    Gell. 13, 20 (19), 3; Dig. 44, 4, 18:

    sororis nepos,

    Tac. A. 4, 44.—
    2.
    For neptis, a granddaughter (ante- and post-class.): Ilia dia nepos, Enn. ap. Charis. p. 70 P. (Ann. v. 56 Vahl.); Inscr. Grut. 477, 5; ib. 678, 11.—
    B.
    Transf.
    1.
    A brother's or sister's son, a nephew (post-Aug.):

    tres instituit heredes sororum nepotes,

    Suet. Caes. 83; Hier. Ep. 60, n. 9; Eutr. 7, 1.—
    2.
    In gen., a descendant ( poet.):

    filius an aliquis magnā de stirpe nepotum?

    Verg. A. 6, 864:

    in nepotum Perniciem,

    Hor. C. 2, 13, 3: Caesar, [p. 1201] ab Aeneā qui tibi fratre nepos (to Cupid), Ov. P. 3, 3, 62:

    magnanimos Remi nepotes,

    Cat. 58, 5; Luc. 7, 207:

    haec tetigit tuos urtica nepotes,

    Juv. 2, 128.—
    3.
    A favorite: omnes profecto mulieres te amant... Py.... nepos sum Veneris, Plaut. Mil. 4, 6, 50. —
    4.
    Of animals (post-Aug.), Col. 6, 37, 4; 7, 2, 5.—
    5.
    Of plants, a sucker, Col. 4, 10, 2; 4, 6, 5.—
    C.
    Fig., a spendthrift, prodigal (syn.:

    ganeo, asotus): quis ganeo, quis nepos, quis adulter?

    Cic. Cat. 2, 4, 7:

    in populi Romani patrimonio nepos,

    id. Agr. 1, 1, 2:

    profusus nepos,

    id. Quint. 12, 40:

    quantum simplex hilarisque nepoti Discrepet,

    Hor. Ep. 2, 2, 193; 1, 15, 36.
    2.
    Nĕpos, ōtis, m., a surname in the gens Cornelia. So Cornelius Nepos, a Roman historian, the friend of Cicero, Atticus, and Calullus; author of the work De Viris Illustribus, a portion of which is preserved, Gell. 15, 28; Plin. 9, 39, 63, § 137; Plin. Ep. 5, 3, 6; 4, 28, 1.

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  • 340 Opilius

    Opĭlĭus, i, m., a Roman surname.
    I.
    Aurelius Opilius, a grammarian and author, Suet. Gram. 6.—
    II.
    Another Aurelius Opilius, a physician, Plin. 28, 4, 7, § 38.—
    III.
    M. Opilius Severus Macrinus, emperor of Rome, A. D. 218, Eutr. 8, 21.

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