previous next
mensārĭus , a, um, adj. id.,
I.of or belonging to the table or counter; only subst.
I. mensārĭus , ii, m., a money-changer, banker
A. In gen.: mensaril nummularii, Paul. ex Fest. p. 124, 17 Müll.: Cassius Parmens. ap. Suet. Aug. 4.—
B. In partic., a public banker, who regulated the paying out of public moneys, Cic. Fl. 19, 44: “quinqueviris creatis, quos mensarlos ab dispensatione pecuniae appellārunt,Liv. 7, 21: “mensarii triumviri,id. 23, 21; 26, 36.—
II. Mensārĭum , ii, n., table furniture, a table-cloth: collarium, quod in collo est.: mensarium, quod in mensā est, Prisc. p. 590 P.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: