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victor , ōris, m. vinco.
I. In gen., a conqueror, vanquisher, victor.
A. Prop.
3. With abl.: “cum civili bello victor iratus respondit, etc.,Cic. Tusc. 5, 19, 56: “bello civili victores victosque numquam coalescere,Tac. H. 2, 7 Halm (Ritter, belli civilis).—
B. Fig. (rare; “not in Cic.): animus libidinis et divitiarum victor,master of, Sall. J. 63, 2: “victor propositi,successful in, Hor. Ep. 1, 13, 11.—
II. Esp.
A. Victor, the Conquering, the Victorious, an epithet of Jupiter, Inscr. Grut. 23, 8 sq.—Of Hercules, Macr. S. 8, 6.—
B. In appos., = vincens, superior.
1. Prop., victorious, conquering (cf. Zumpt, § 102, n. 2; Madv. § 60, obs. 2).
b. With abl.: “victor virtute fuisset,Sall. J. 55, 1.—
B. Meton., of or belonging to a conqueror, triumphal: “in curru, Caesar, victore veheris,Ov. Tr. 4, 2, 47.
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