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insignis , e, adj. in-signum,
I.distinguished by a mark; remarkable, noted, eminent, distinguished, prominent, extraordinary (class.): insignes appellantur boves, qui in femine et in pede album habent, quasi insigniti, Paul. ex Fest. p. 114 Müll.: “maculis insignis et albo, i. e. maculis albis,Verg. G. 3, 56: “insigni eum veste adornavit,Liv. 1, 20, 2: “officinae,Plin. 35, 12, 46, § 161: “virtus,Cic. Lael. 27, 102: “vis,id. N. D. 2, 31, 80; id. de Or. 2, 22, 90: “ad deformitatem puer,id. Leg. 3, 8, 19: “homo omnibus insignis notis turpitudinis,id. Rab. Perd. 9, 24: “vir,illustrious, Tac. A. 11, 19: “totā cantabitur urbe,” i. e. notorious, Hor. S. 2, 1, 46: “debilitate aliqua corporis,remarkable, Suet. Calig. 26: “indignus genere et praeclaro nomine tantum Insignis,Juv. 8, 32: “cujus studium insigne fuit erga me,Cic. Fin. 2, 22, 72: “odium in aliquem,id. Att. 14, 13, B, 3: “improbitas,id. de Or. 2, 58, 237: “temeritas,id. Ac. 1, 12, 45: “impudentia,Cic. Verr. 2, 4, 29, § 66: “honorum pagina,glorious. Juv. 10, 57: “magnificentia,Tac. A. 11, 1: jamdiu causam quaerebat senex, quamobrem insigne aliquid faceret his, i. e. of punishing them severely, Ter. Eun. 5, 5, 31.—With gen.: “libidinum,Tert. Pall. 4.—With inf.: “insignis ventos anteire lacerto,Sil. 16, 561.— Sup.: “spectaculum,Tert. Spect. 12: “religio,id. Apol. 21.—Adv.: insignĭter , remarkably, extraordinarily, notably: “amicos diligere,Cic. Part. 23, 80: “pullus insigniter cristatus,Suet. Tib. 14: “dimicare,Just. 33, 2: “facere unum aliquid,Plin. Ep. 9, 29, 1: “verba nove et insigniter dicta,Gell. 19, 7, 2.— Comp.: “ornari,Nep. Ages. 3, 2.
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