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-sŏno , āvi, 1 (ante-class. collat. form, acc. to the 3d conj., resonit, Pac. and Att. ap. Non. 504, 30 sq.: resonunt, Enn. and Att. ap. Prisc. p. 838 P.; of the
I.perf. only resonavit, Manil. 5, 567), v. n. and a., to sound or ring again, to resound, re-echo (freq. and class.).
I. Neutr.
A. Lit.: “tum clupei resonunt, Enn. l. l. (Ann. v. 364 Vahl.): valvae resonunt regiae, Att. l. l.: theatrum naturā ita resonans, ut, etc.,Cic. Q. Fr. 1, 1, 14, § 42: “venenum sic e poculo ejecit, ut id resonaret,id. Tusc. 1, 40, 96: “ubi non resonent imagines,” i. e. where no echoes are heard, without echoes, Varr. R. R. 3, 16, 12: “cum frustra resonant aera,Ov. M. 4, 333: resonabat eburnea Telorum custos (i. e. pharetra), id. ib. 8, 320: “ut solent pleni resonare camini,to send forth a roaring noise, id. ib. 7, 106: “eque sacrā resonant examina quercu,Verg. E. 7, 13: “hominum clamor et tubarum sonus amplior quam editur resonare solet,Just. 24, 6, 8: “resonantia litora,Sil. 11, 491. — With abl.: “clamore et gemitu templum resonit caelitum, Att. ap. Non. l. l.: aura crepitu musico, Pac. l. l.: late plangoribus aedes,Verg. A. 12, 607: “domus undique magno strepitu,Hor. S. 1, 2, 129: “latratibus aether,Ov. M. 3, 231: “spectacula plausu,id. ib. 10, 668: “avibus virgulta canoris,Verg. G. 2, 328: “arbusta cicadis,id. E. 2, 13. — Poet., with acc.: “litoraque alcyonen resonant, acalanthida dumi,resound with, Verg. G. 3, 338: “testudo septem nervis,Hor. C. 3, 11, 3; cf.: “vox ima quattuor chordis,id. S. 1, 3, 8. — With ad: “qui (cornus) ad nervos resonant in cantibus,Cic. N. D. 2, 59, 149. — With dat.: “suave locus voci resonat conclusus,echoes to the voice, Hor. S. 1, 4, 76; cf.: carmina resonantia chordis Romanis, to the strings, Auct. Pan. ad Pis. 229. —
II. Act., to give back the sound of, to resound, re-echo with any thing: “formosam resonare doces Amaryllida silvas,Verg. E. 1, 5; so, “triste et acutum,Hor. S. 1, 8, 41: “resonent mihi Cynthia silvae,call out to me, Cynthia, Prop. 1, 18, 31: “ora Hylan semper resonantia,Val. Fl. 4, 18; cf. Sil. 14, 30. — Pass.: “(sonus) in fidibus testudine resonatur aut cornu,Cic. N. D. 2, 57, 144. — Poet., with acc. of a place, to make resound or re-echo: “ubi Solis filia lucos Assiduo resonat cantu,Verg. A. 7, 11. —
B. To say urgently or continually (late Lat.): “vernacula principi,Amm. 17, 11, 1.
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