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cŏrōnārĭus , a, um, adj. corona,
I.of or belonging to a wreath: “anemonae,suitable for garlands, Plin. 21, 23, 94, § 164: “aes,id. 33, 9, 46, § 131: “lusus naturae,” i. e. presenting a garland-like growth, id. 14, 3, 4, § 42: “opus,stucco-work, Vitr. 7, 4 and 6; “but also,the making of a golden crown, id. 9, praef. 10.—Esp. freq.: coronarium aurum, a present of gold collected in the provinces for a victorious general (orig. expended for a golden crown; cf. Liv. 38, 37, 4, and 39, 7, 1; “but, afterwards, in gen. for any purpose),Cic. Agr. 1, 4, 12; 2, 22, 59; id. Pis. 37, 90; Inscr. Grut. 230; “and under the emperors,a tribute paid on the accession of an emperor, Spart. Had. 6, 5.—
II. Subst.
A. cŏrōnārĭus , ii, m., a maker of or dealer in crowns or garlands, Plin. 21, 9, 30, § 54; 21, 31, 105, § 177; 34, 11, 26, § 111; Front. Ep. ad M. Caes. 1, 6 (2, 1).—
B. cŏrōnārĭa , ae, f., she who makes or vends crowns or garlands, Plin. 21, 2, 3, § 4.
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