hoc

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See also: học

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adverb from hic.

Adverb[edit]

hōc (not comparable)

  1. (with dative) hither, to this place.
  2. (with accusative) for this reason.

Determiner[edit]

hoc

  1. nominative neuter singular of hic
  2. accusative neuter singular of hic

hōc

  1. ablative masculine singular of hic
  2. ablative neuter singular of hic

Descendants[edit]

  • Franco-Provençal: o, ouè (from *hoc ille)
  • French: oui (from *hoc ille)
  • Old French: oc, ec, uoc
  • Old Provençal: oc

References[edit]

  • hoc in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hoc in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hoc in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • at this moment: hoc tempore
    • this is the inscription on his tomb..: sepulcro (Dat.) or in sepulcro hoc inscriptum est
    • this is quite another matter: hoc longe aliter, secus est
    • what am I to do with this fellow: quid huic homini (also hoc homine) faciam?
    • a wise man is in no way affected by this: hoc nihil ad sapientem pertinet
    • it is incompatible with the nature of a wise man; the wise are superior to such things: hoc in sapientem non cadit
    • to solace oneself with the thought..: hoc solacio frui, uti
    • I console myself with..: hoc (illo) solacio me consōlor
    • I blame this in you; I censure you for this: hoc in te reprehendo (not ob eam rem)
    • I abide by this opinion: illud, hoc teneo
    • this much is certain: hoc (not tantum) certum est
    • what is the meaning of this: quid hoc sibi vult?
    • what is the meaning of this: quid hoc rei est?
    • what he said made a deep impression on..: hoc verbum alte descendit in pectus alicuius
    • on this supposition, hypothesis: hoc posito
    • it follows from what we have shown: hoc probato consequens est
    • this goes to prove what I say: hoc est a (pro) me
    • we have agreed on this point: hoc convēnit inter nos
    • I agree with you there: hoc mihi tecum convēnit (Att. 6. 1. 14)
    • at this point the question arises: hoc loco exsistit quaestio, quaeritur
    • to translate freely: his fere verbis, hoc fere modo convertere, transferre
    • the word carere means..: vox, nomen carendi or simply carere hoc significat (Tusc. 1. 36. 88)
    • the word aemulatio is employed with two meanings, in a good and a bad sense: aemulatio dupliciter dicitur, ut et in laude et in vitio hoc nomen sit
    • this word is neuter: hoc vocabulum generis neutri (not neutrius) est)
    • this is a proverb among the Greeks: hoc est Graecis hominibus in proverbio
    • the book treats of friendship: hic liber est de amicitia (not agit) or hoc libro agitur de am.
    • our (not noster) author tells us at this point: scriptor hoc loco dicit
    • a letter, the tenor of which is..: litterae hoc exemplo (Att. 9. 6. 3)
    • this is a characteristic of virtue, it..: virtus hoc habet, ut...
    • I drink your health: propīno tibi hoc (poculum, salutem)
    • during this brilliant consulship: in hoc praeclaro consulatu
    • to use this example: ut hoc utar or afferam
    • I will only say this much..: tantum or unum illud or hoc dico
    • this can be said of..., applies to..: hoc dici potest de aliqua re
    • this can be said of..., applies to..: hoc cadit in aliquid
    • this can be said of..., applies to..: hoc transferri potest in aliquid
    • more of this another time: sed de hoc alias pluribus
    • there is this also to notice: atque etiam hoc animadvertendum est
    • let us leave that undecided: hoc in medio relinquamus
    • it is clear, evident: hoc in promptu est
    • it is clear, evident: hoc in aperto est
    • this is as clear as daylight: hoc est luce (sole ipso) clarius
    • that is self-evident, goes without saying: hoc facile intellegi potest
    • that is self-evident, goes without saying: hoc per se intellegitur
    • that is self-evident, goes without saying: hoc sua sponte appāret
    • but this is not to the point: sed hoc nihil (sane) ad rem

Old English[edit]

Noun[edit]

hoc ?

  1. marshmallow (plant)

Descendants[edit]

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