previous next
lānĭcĭus , a, um, adj. lana,
I.of wool, woolly, fleecy: “grex,Arn. 5, 174.—Hence, subst.: lānĭcĭum or -tĭum , ii, n. (anteclass. collat. form lānĭcĭa or -tĭa , ae, f., Laber. ap. Non. 212, 22; Com. Fragm. v. 67 Rib.; post-class. collat. form lānĭcĭes or -tĭes , ēi, f., Tert. adv. Marc. ap. Carm. 2, 24), wool.
I. Lit. (poet. and in post-Aug. prose): “si tibi lanicium curae,Verg. G. 3, 384: e lanicia Attica vestitus, Laber. ap. Non. 212, 22: “Seres lanicio silvarum nobiles,Plin. 6, 17, 20, § 54; 8, 47, 72, § 189.—
II. Transf., wool-bearing or fleecy cattle (post-class.); “form lanitium,Arn. 1, 8; id. 1, 8, p. 12.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: