Tanner's Unknown Words

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145 terms · All the vocabulary words in the Aeneid that I didn't know. If there are any incorrect words please correct them (only if you are absolutely sure I am wrong).

gravi

heavy

iamdudum

now already, long ago

lampade

lights

umentem

to be moist/wet

polo

pole

dimoverat

divide

unanimam

unanimous

adloquitur

address, accost, speak to

sana

healthy

sororem

sister

suspensam

suspended

insomnia

inability to sleep

terrent

they frighten

sese

himself, herself, itself

ore

coast

hospes

guest

credo

I believe

equidem

for my part, indeed

vana

empty, insubstantial

fides

loyalty, trustworthiness

genus

race, nation

deorum

god (gen. p.)

degeneres

degenerate, unworthy

arguit

to make clear

heu

Ah! Alas!

iactatus

thrown

canebat

sing, chant, prophecy, proclaim

fixum

fix, fasten, attatch

sederet

it were set

vinclo

chain, shackle

exhaurio

to drink up, use up

vellem

I would be willing

sociare

to join

iugali

matrimonial

decipio

to decieve

fefellit

deceive

pertaesum

wearied

thalami

marriage chambers

taedae

bridal torch

culpae

fault, blame

fata

death

miseri

sad

coniugis

spouse

fraterna

committed by my brother

caede

murder

inflexit

to alter

sensus

sense, feeling

labantem

be shaky, give way

impulit

to strike

vestigia

tracks, footprints, traces

vel

or

tellus

earth

optem

I would wish

dehiscat

gape

adigat

to drive (someone/something) to (a place)

fulmine

lightning

pallentes

to be pale

profundam

deep, bottommless, dense

violo

to violate, defile

iunxit

to join

abstulit

take away

secum

with him

servet

to serve

sepulcro

to his grave

effata

speak

implevit

to fill

oborior

to spring up

dilecta

loved

solane

alone

maerens

mourning

carpere

to pick, to pluck, to seize

iuventa

youth

dulces

sweet

praemia

reward

noris

to know

cinerem

ashes

sepultos

buried

aegram

weary, sick (at heart)

mariti

suitors

despectus

contemptible, scorned

alit

otherwise

alii

some, others

placitone

pleased

consederis

to settle

arvis

region

infreni

without reins

cingunt

surround

deserta

desert

siti

thirst, arid climate, drought

late

over a wide area

furentes

to rage

surgentia

to surge

germani

brother

minas

threat

auspex

diviner

dis

lord of the underworld

reor

to think

cursum

crushing

carinas

keel, hull (of a ship)

cernes

to distinguish, separate

comitantibus

to attend

attollet

to raise

rebus

by things

modo

only, just, just now

posce

demand

sacris

religious rite

litatis

sacrificed

indulge

to indulge

innecte

to weave together

morandi

to delay

pelago

sea, ocean

desaevit

rage

hiems

winter, storm

aquosus

watery, rainy, rain-bearing

quassatae

to shake violently

rates

boat, raft

tractabile

easy to handle

caelum

the weather, sky

incensum

uncontrolled

spem

hope

dubiae

doubtful

adeunt

approach

pacem

the support of the gods, peace

aras

altar

exquirunt

to seek (out), pray for

mactant

sacrifice

more

death

bidentes

sacrificial animal

legiferae

law-giving

patera

shallow bowl

vaccae

cow

candentis

shining, bright, white

cornua

horn

pingues

fat, rich

spatiatur

to walk about slowly

instaurat

renew

donis

gift

pecudum

animal

reclusis

to open, lay open

pectoribus

chest

inhians

to gape at

spirantia

breathing

consulit

to consult

exta

guts, internal organs

vatum

prophet

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