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crastĭnus , a, um, adj. cras.
I. Of to-morrow; to-morrow's (freq. and class. in prose and poetry): “dies,Plaut. Stich. 4, 2, 55; Cic. Att. 15, 8, 2; Prop. 2 (3), 15, 54.al.: “Titan,Verg. A. 4, 118: “Cynthius,Ov. F. 3, 345: “Aurora,Verg. A. 12, 76: “lux,id. ib. 10, 244; cf.: “stella diurna,Plaut. Men. 1, 2, 62: hora. Verg. G. 1, 425: tempora, * Hor. C. 4, 7, 17: “dapes,Mart. 3, 58, 42: “egestas,id. 3, 10, 3: “quies,Luc. 7, 26 al.—In Gr. constr., of the person: “crastinus aspicis Triobrem ( = cras),Sid. Carm. 24, 21.—Absol.: crastĭ-num , i, n., to-morrow, the morrow: “sibi polliceri,Sen. Thyest. 620.—
b. Die crastini, old abl. of time (ante- and post-class.), Plaut. Most. 4, 1, 25 (34) Lorenz ad loc.; Gell. 2, 29, 7; cf. id. 10, 24, 1 sqq.; Macr. S. 1, 3, 16; Claud. Quadrig. ap. Macr. S. 1, 4, 20 sq.; and v. pristinus, proximus, quartus, quintus, nonus, etc.—
c. Absol.
(α). In crastinum, to-morrow, on the morrow: “vos vocabo,Plaut. Ps. 5, 2, 55; id. Cas. 3, 5, 60; cf. “differre,Cic. de Or. 2, 90, 367: “pervenire,Nep. Pelop. 3, 2; Quint. 5, 10, 16 al.
(β). Crastino = cras, to-morrow: “seges non metetur,Gell. 2, 29, 9.—
II. (Acc. to cras, C.) Future (very rare): “quid crastina volveret aetas Scire nefas homini,Stat. Th. 3, 562; cf. Mart. 1, 15, 12.
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