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Măro , ōnis, m. from root smar-, to be thoughtful; cf. memor,
I.the family name of the poet P. Vergilius, Lact. 1, 15, 12: “ingenium sacri miraris abesse Maronis: Sint Maecenates, non deerunt, Flacce, Marones,Mart. 8, 56, 5: “summus,id. 12, 4, 1: “altisonus,Juv. 11, 180.—Transf., a statue of Virgil, Juv. 7, 227.—Hence,
A. -rōnēus , a, um, adj., of or belonging to the poet Virgil, Maronian, Virgilian: “templum,Stat. S. 4, 4, 55.—
B. Mărōnĭā-nus , a, um, adj., Maronian, Virgilian: “culex,Stat. S. 2, 7, 74: “stilus,Sid. Ep. 8, 1 in carm.
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