honestum

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

honestum

  1. nominative neuter singular of honestus

References[edit]

  • honestum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • honestum” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to live (all) one's life (honourably, in the country, as a man of learning): vitam, aetatem (omnem aetatem, omne aetatis tempus) agere (honeste, ruri, in litteris), degere, traducere
    • (ambiguous) a virtuous (immoral) life: vita honesta (turpis)
    • (ambiguous) to follow virtue; to flee from vice: honesta expetere; turpia fugere
    • (ambiguous) of illustrious family: nobili, honesto, illustri loco or genere natus