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hērōus , a, um, adj., = ἡρῳος,
I.of or relating to a hero, heroic.
I. Adj.: “labores,Stat. S. 4, 7, 2: “chelys,id. ib. 1, 3, 102; cf.: “carmen,Quint. 1, 8, 5; Prop. 3, 3 (4, 2), 16: versus, heroic or epic verse, Cic. Leg. 2, 27, 68; Quint. 1, 5, 28: pes, an heroic or epic foot, Cic. de Or. 3, 47, 182.—
II. As subst.
B. hērōum , i, n.
1. A monument to the memory of a hero, Plin. 10, 5, 6, § 18. —
2. = asphodelus, Plin. 22, 22, 32, § 67.
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