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-mĕo , āvi, 1, v. n.,
I.to go or come back, to turn back, return (not freq. till after the Aug. period; only once in Cic.; in Cæs. not at all; syn.: redeo, regredior).
I. Lit.: “remeabo intro,Plaut. Ep. 5, 1, 55: “remeato audacter,id. As. 1, 3, 75: “in ludum, Afr. ap. Fest. s. h. v. p. 277 Müll. (Com. Rel. p. 151 Rib.): in patriam,Ov. M. 15, 480: “patrias in sedes,Tac. A. 14, 25 fin.: “rursum in terga (with cedere),id. ib. 3, 21: “ad se (legati),Liv. 9, 16: “ex Campaniā,Tac. A. 15, 60; cf. “Aegypto,id. ib. 2, 69: “eodem remeante nuntio,Liv. 9, 3: “navibus remeabat disjecto agmine,Tac. H. 5, 22; cf. Suet. Vit. Plin. fin.: “(coturnices) cum ex Italiā trans mare remeant,Varr. R. R. 3, 5, 8: “greges nocte remeabant ad stabula,Liv. 24, 3, 5; Pall. 1, 39, 1. —
(β). Poet. and late Lat. with acc.: “patrias remeabo inglorius urbes,Verg. A. 11, 793: “Euboicos penates,Stat. S. 3, 5, 12: “destinatas remeārunt sedes,Amm. 17, 13, 34: “castra,App. M. 7 pr.—
b. Of inanimate subjects: cum umore consumpto neque terra ali posset neque remearet aër, would flow back again, * Cic. N. D. 2, 46, 118: “(naves) mari remeabant,Tac. A. 12, 17 fin.: “remeante flumine,receding, id. H. 1, 86 fin.: “bis adfluunt bisque remeant (aquae),Plin. 2, 97, 99, § 212.—
B. In partic., to come back as a victor, return home in triumph (poet.; cf. Cort. ad Luc. 7, 256; Burm. ad Val. Fl. 4, 589): “victor ad Argos,Verg. A. 2, 95; cf.: “victor domito ab hoste,Ov. M. 15, 569: “Scythicis Crassus victor ab oris,Luc. 2, 553: “nunc neque te longi remeantem pompa triumphi Excipit,id. 1, 286: “triumpho,Stat. Th. 12, 164.—With acc.: vetitos remeare triumphos, to return home to the triumph denied (me), Luc. 7, 256.—
II. Trop., to come back, return: “transiit aetas, Quam cito, non segnis stat remeatque dies,Tib. 1, 4, 28.—With acc.: “si natura juberet A certis annis aevom remeare peractum,Hor. S. 1, 6, 94.—In discourse: “ad ordinem remeabo coeptorum,Amm. 22, 16, 24 al.?*! Lengthened collat. form remānant = remeant (like dănunt = dant, prodīnunt = prodeunt, redīnunt = redeunt): rivos camposque remanant, Enn. Fragm. ap. Fest. p. 282 Müll. (Ann. v. 72 Vahl.).
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    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 15.480
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 15.569
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 11.793
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 2.95
    • Horace, Satires, 1.6.94
    • Tacitus, Annales, 12.17
    • Tacitus, Annales, 14.25
    • Tacitus, Annales, 15.60
    • Tacitus, Historiae, 1.86
    • Tacitus, Historiae, 5.22
    • Plautus, Asinaria, 1.3
    • Plautus, Epidicus, 5.1
    • Lucan, Civil War, 1.286
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    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 24, 3
    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 9, 16
    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 9, 3
    • Cicero, de Natura Deorum, 2.46
    • C. Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, 4.589
    • Statius, Thebias, 12
    • Statius, Silvae, 3.5
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