previous next
vĕnĕrābĭlis , e, adj. veneror.
I. Pass., worthy of respect or reverence, reverend, venerable (not ante-Aug.): “venerabilis vir miraculo litterarum ... venerabilior divinitate credita Carmentae matris,Liv. 1, 7, 8: “magnos quidem illos ac venerabiles,Quint. 12, 1, 18: “dives,Hor. S. 2, 5, 14: “donum,Verg. A. 6, 408: “partes eloquentiae (with sacrae),Tac. Or. 10.—
II. Act., showing veneration, venerating, revering, reverential (post-class.): “senatus in deum,Val. Max. 1, 1, 15: “verba erga deos,id. 2, 4, 4.
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: