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lūgū^bris (lūgūbris , Lucr. 4, 547), e, adj. lugeo and fero,
I.of or belonging to mourning, mourning-.
I. Lit.: “lamentatio,over the dead, Cic. Tusc. 1, 13, 30: “vestis,mourning apparel, Ter. Heaut. 2, 3, 45; cf. “cultus,Tac. A. 13, 32: “cantus,a dirge, Hor. C. 1, 24, 2: “domus,a house of mourning, Liv. 3, 32: “genitor,mourning, sorrowing, Ov. M. 4, 690; so, “pectora,id. H. 10, 145.— Subst.: lūgū^brĭa , ĭum, n., mourning garments, sable weeds: “lugubria indue,Ov. M. 11, 669; illa dies veniet, mea qua lugubria ponam. id. Tr. 4, 2, 73: “imposita lugubria numquam exuerunt,Sen. Cons. ad Helv. 16, 2: “lugubria sumpsi,Prop. 4 (5), 12, 97.
II. Transf.
A. That causes mourning, disastrous: “bellum,Hor. C. 2, 1, 33: “Trojae renascens alite lugubri,id. ib. 3, 3, 61.—
B. Mournful, doleful, plaintive: “vox,Lucr. 4, 546: “vagitus,id. 5, 226: “verba,Ov. Ib. 99.—
C. Mean, pitiable: “sagum,Hor. Epod. 9, 28.—Hence, adv., in two forms: lūgū^bre and lūgū^brĭter , mournfully, dolefully, portentously, plaintively: “cometae Sanguinei lugubre rubent,Verg. A. 10, 273: “sonitu lugubre minaci Mulciber immugit,Sil. 12, 140: “lugubriter eiulantes,App. M. 3, 8, p. 132.
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