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dīvīno , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a. divinus, II. A.,
I.to foresee, divine; also, to foretell, predict, prophesy (class. cf. vaticino, praedico): “non equidem hoc divinavi,Cic. Att. 16, 8 fin.: “ut nihil boni divinet animus,Liv. 3, 67; cf.: “quod mens sua sponte divinat,id. 26, 41; and: “animo non divinante futura,Ov. Tr. 4, 8, 29: “immortalitatem alicui,Plin. 7, 55, 56, § 188: “permulta collecta sunt ab Antipatro, quae mirabiliter a Socrate divinata sunt,Cic. Div. 1, 54, 123; cf.: “divinatae opes,Ov. Nux, 80.—With acc. and inf.: “neque ego ea, quae facta sunt, divinabam futura,Cic. Fam. 6, 1, 5; so id. de Sen. 4 fin.; id. Rep. 2, 5; id. Quint. 19; Liv. 4, 2 et saep.—With rel. clause: “divinare, quid in castris obvenisset,Liv. 8, 23; so id. 40, 36; 41, 24.—Absol.: “Venus faciat eam, ut divinaret,Plaut. Mil. 4, 6, 42; so Ter. Hec. 4, 4, 74; Cic. Div. 1, 3; 5; 6 et saep.; Hor. S. 2, 5, 60; Ov. M. 11, 694; id. Tr. 1, 9, 52 al.: “si de exitu divinaret,Nep. Ages. 6, 1: “quaestum praestare divinando,Vulg. Act. 16, 16.
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