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Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 5
sed area ex qua cubiculum adibatur
iam cinere mixtisque pumicibus completa
ita... surrexerat ut
si longior in cubiculo mora esset
but the courtyard from which the bedroom was approached
already filled with a mixture of ash and pumice
had risen in such a way that
if there was a longer delay in the bedroom
sed area ex qua cubiculum adibatur
but the courtyard from which the bedroom was approached
iam cinere mixtisque pumicibus completa
already filled with a mixture of ash and pumice
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 4
interea e Vesuvio monte
pluribus locis
latissimae flammae
altaque incendia
meanwhile out of Mount Vesuvius
in more places
very broad flames
and tall fires
interea e Vesuvio monte
meanwhile out of Mount Vesuvius
pluribus locis
in more places
44 terms
Pliny ADITL
ante lucem
utebatur
delegatum
dabat
before light
make use of
having been
he gave
ante lucem
before light
utebatur
make use of
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 6
sub dio rursus
casus pumicum metuebatur
quamquam levium exesorumque
quod tamen
outside again
the falling of pumice was feared
although (they were) light and porous
which/this (option) however
sub dio rursus
outside again
casus pumicum metuebatur
the falling of pumice was feared
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 2
deducit quadriremes
ascendit ipse
non Rectinae modo sed multis
erat enim ... amoenitas orae
he launched the warships
he himself embarked
not only to Rectina but to many
for that delightful stretch of coast was ...
deducit quadriremes
he launched the warships
ascendit ipse
he himself embarked
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 3
Pomponianus erat Stabiis
diremptus sinu medio
nam mare sensim
circumactis curvatisque litoribus
Pomponianus was at Stabiae
separated by the bay in between
for the sea gradually
to the shores sweeping in a curve
Pomponianus erat Stabiis
Pomponianus was at Stabiae
diremptus sinu medio
separated by the bay in between
Pliny Quiz
amoenitas
animus
deduco
fero ferre tuli latus
delightfulness
mind
to bring down
to bear, bring, carry
amoenitas
delightfulness
animus
mind
16 terms
Pliny test
What does the verb ferunt mean?
Why did Pliny complain about his time?
3rd plural person of indicative presen…
1st singular person of indicative perf…
to tell
Because people didn't participate in public readings even if…
eunt
ii
What does the verb ferunt mean?
to tell
Why did Pliny complain about his time?
Because people didn't participate in public readings even if…
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 7
placuit egredi in litus
et proximo
adspicere
num mare fugam praeberet
they decided to go out onto the shore
and from close by
to investigate
whether the sea was providing an escape
placuit egredi in litus
they decided to go out onto the shore
et proximo
and from close by
25 terms
Pliny Test
pietas, pietatis
dignus, i
diligo, diligere, dilexi, dilectum
frugalitas, frugalitatis
piety
worthy
to love
thrift
pietas, pietatis
piety
dignus, i
worthy
36 terms
Pliny Test
Avunculus meus arat Miseni...ex quo ma…
Nubes ex Monte Vesuvio oriebatur...mag…
Itaque iubet naviculum parari...Avuncu…
Vertit ille consilium et deducit quadr…
Letter 16/Paragraph 1
Letter 16/Paragraph 2
Letter 16/ Paragraph 3
Letter 16/Paragraph 4
Avunculus meus arat Miseni...ex quo ma…
Letter 16/Paragraph 1
Nubes ex Monte Vesuvio oriebatur...mag…
Letter 16/Paragraph 2
11 terms
Pliny Quiz
Novum comum in Northern Italy
Local nobility with equestrian rank, w…
37-book Natural History (uncle: C. Pli…
A.D. 61 or 62
Where did his family originate?
What social rank did his family hold? Was his family wealthy…
His uncle was the Author of what book?
What was Pliny's date of birth?
Novum comum in Northern Italy
Where did his family originate?
Local nobility with equestrian rank, w…
What social rank did his family hold? Was his family wealthy…
71 terms
Pliny Test
Verania Pisonis graviter iacebat
Huius dico Pisonis
quem Galba adoptavit
Ad hand Regulus venit
Verania, wife of Piso, lay seriously ill
I speak of this Piso
whom Galba adopted
Regulus came to this one
Verania Pisonis graviter iacebat
Verania, wife of Piso, lay seriously ill
Huius dico Pisonis
I speak of this Piso
12 terms
pliny exam
Ghosts
l. Cupis post longum tempus neptem....…
II. Incredibile est quanto desiderio t…
III. Cum adfectum tuum erga fratris fi…
writing to Licinius Sura about where he thinks ghosts are rea…
to Calpurnius Fabatus about coming to visit
To his wife about how he misses her
to Hispulla about his wife's miscarriage
Ghosts
writing to Licinius Sura about where he thinks ghosts are rea…
l. Cupis post longum tempus neptem....…
to Calpurnius Fabatus about coming to visit
Final: Pliny
Intera ego et mater Miseni manseramus.
Avunculo profecto, ego relinquuum remp…
Post balneum cenavi; dormire autem con…
tam gravis erat ut omnia non modo move…
Meanwhile, my mother and I had remained at Misenum.
With my uncle having set out, I gave my remaining time to my…
After a bath, I ate dinner, moreover having tried to sleep, I…
it was so serious that everything seemed not only to be moved…
Intera ego et mater Miseni manseramus.
Meanwhile, my mother and I had remained at Misenum.
Avunculo profecto, ego relinquuum remp…
With my uncle having set out, I gave my remaining time to my…
32 terms
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 7
placuit egredi in litus
et proximo
adspicere
num mare fugam praeberet
they decided to go out onto the shore
and from close by
to investigate
whether the sea was providing an escape
placuit egredi in litus
they decided to go out onto the shore
et proximo
and from close by
Pompeii and Pliny - terms
Pliny the Younger
Pliny the Elder
Died at Stabaie
Misenium
Roman politician and lawyer. Wrote letters to the historian T…
Naval commander, naturalist and author. Sailed toward eruptio…
Pliny the Elder
City from which Pliny the Younger observed the eruption
Pliny the Younger
Roman politician and lawyer. Wrote letters to the historian T…
Pliny the Elder
Naval commander, naturalist and author. Sailed toward eruptio…
66 terms
Pliny test
Present contrary to fact condition use…
Past contrary to fact condition uses w…
to form the imperfect subjunctive.....
to form a pluperfect active subjunctiv…
imperfect subjunctive
pluperfect subjunctive
infinitive plus active or passive endings (facere--> faceret/…
perfect active stem, minus the i, and add isse plus endings (…
Present contrary to fact condition use…
imperfect subjunctive
Past contrary to fact condition uses w…
pluperfect subjunctive
20 terms
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 6
sub dio rursus
casus pumicum metuebatur
quamquam levium exesorumque
quod tamen
outside again
the falling of pumice was feared
although (they were) light and porous
which/this (option) however
sub dio rursus
outside again
casus pumicum metuebatur
the falling of pumice was feared
21 terms
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 4
interea e Vesuvio monte
pluribus locis
latissimae flammae
altaque incendia
meanwhile out of Mount Vesuvius
in more places
very broad flames
and tall fires
interea e Vesuvio monte
meanwhile out of Mount Vesuvius
pluribus locis
in more places
33 terms
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 2
deducit quadriremes
ascendit ipse
non Rectinae modo sed multis
erat enim ... amoenitas orae
he launched the warships
he himself embarked
not only to Rectina but to many
for that delightful stretch of coast was
deducit quadriremes
he launched the warships
ascendit ipse
he himself embarked
16 terms
Pliny: the Death of Pliny the Elder 5
sed area ex qua cubiculum adibatur
iam cinere mixtisque pumicibus completa
ita... surrexerat ut
si longior in cubiculo mora esset
but the courtyard from which the bedroom was approached
already filled with a mixture of ash and pumice
had risen in such a way that
if there was a longer delay in the bedroom
sed area ex qua cubiculum adibatur
but the courtyard from which the bedroom was approached
iam cinere mixtisque pumicibus completa
already filled with a mixture of ash and pumice
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 4
Aio
Adduco, Adducere, Adduxi, Adductus
Exigo, Exigere, Exegi, Exactus
Perfero, Perferre, Pertuli, Perlatus
To speak (Defective)
To lead, persuade, induce
To finish, drive out
To endure, suffer
Aio
To speak (Defective)
Adduco, Adducere, Adduxi, Adductus
To lead, persuade, induce
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 6
Nubes, Nubis M.
Operio, Operire, Operui, Opertus
Cingo, Cingere, Cinxi, Cinctus
Abscondo, Abscondere, Abscondui, Absco…
Cloud
To conceal, cloak, cover
To surround
To hide, conceal
Nubes, Nubis M.
Cloud
Operio, Operire, Operui, Opertus
To conceal, cloak, cover
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 2
Cognosco, Cognoscere, Cognovi, Cognitus
Pinus, us F.
Tollo, Tollere, Sustuli, Sublatus
Diffundo, Diffundere, Diffundi, Diffuses
To learn, get to know (To know in perf.)
Pine tree
To lift, raise
To diffuse
Cognosco, Cognoscere, Cognovi, Cognitus
To learn, get to know (To know in perf.)
Pinus, us F.
Pine tree
23 terms
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 3
Pomponianus erat Stabiis
diremptus sinu medio
nam mare sensim
circumactis curvatisque litoribus
Pomponianus was at Stabiae
separated by the bay in between
for the sea gradually
to the shores sweeping in a curve
Pomponianus erat Stabiis
Pomponianus was at Stabiae
diremptus sinu medio
separated by the bay in between
Pliny - The Death of Pliny the Elder
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
erat Miseni classemque imperio praesen…
nonum kal. Septembres hora fere septim…
iubet liburnicam parari; me si venire…
You have asked me to write about the death of my uncle, so th…
He was in Misenum and personally in charge of the Emporer's f…
On the 24th of August at about the 7th hour, my mother pointe…
He ordered a fast boat to be prepared; he asked me if I wante…
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
You have asked me to write about the death of my uncle, so th…
erat Miseni classemque imperio praesen…
He was in Misenum and personally in charge of the Emporer's f…
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 5
Pavor, Pavoris M.
Premo, Premere, Pressi, Pressus
Impello, Impellere, Impulse, Impulsus
Consisto, Consistere, Constiti, Consti…
Fear
To press, weigh down
To drive, urge
To stand, establish
Pavor, Pavoris M.
Fear
Premo, Premere, Pressi, Pressus
To press, weigh down
Pliny the death of Pliny the elder
Codicillos
Subiacebat
Discrimini
Eriperet
Note
Lie beneath
Danger
Rescue (from)
Codicillos
Note
Subiacebat
Lie beneath
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 3
Obsto, Obstare, Obstiti, Obstitus
Cunctor, Cunctari, Cunctatus Sum
An
Flecto, Flectere, Flexi, Flectus
To block
To delay, hesitate
Whether
To bend, turn
Obsto, Obstare, Obstiti, Obstitus
To block
Cunctor, Cunctari, Cunctatus Sum
To delay, hesitate
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 1
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
quo verius
tradere posteris possis
erat Miseni
You ask that I describe to you my uncle's death
so that .... more accurately
you can hand it on to posterity/future generations
He was at Misenum
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
You ask that I describe to you my uncle's death
quo verius
so that .... more accurately
20 terms
Pliny Vocab 1
Peto, Petere, Petivi, Petitus
Avunculus, i M.
Quo with comparative +Subject
Quamvis
To seek, ask
Uncle
So that
However much, although
Peto, Petere, Petivi, Petitus
To seek, ask
Avunculus, i M.
Uncle
PLINY - DEATH OF
petis ut tibi ...scribam
avunculi mei exitum
quo verius tradere posteris possis
erat Miseni
You (sg.) ask that I should write to you (sg.)
about the death of my uncle
in order that you (sg.) might be able to hand it down accurat…
He was at Misenum
petis ut tibi ...scribam
You (sg.) ask that I should write to you (sg.)
avunculi mei exitum
about the death of my uncle
15 terms
Pliny and the Christians
adnoto (1)
auctor, auctoris c.
cognitio, cognitionis f.
discrimen, discriminis n.
to comment on, designate
an author; authoritative advisor
a trial, judicial inquiry
a difference, discrimination
adnoto (1)
to comment on, designate
auctor, auctoris c.
an author; authoritative advisor
6 terms
Pliny 5
quo tum secundissimo avunculus meus in…
lotus recubat cenat, aut hilaris aut (…
interea e Vesuvio monte pluribus locis…
ille remedium formidinis dictitabat ig…
Then having sailed in on this very favourable wind my uncle e…
Having washed he lay down and ate dinner, either cheerful or…
Meanwhile from Mount Vesuvius in several places broad sheets…
My uncle, as a remedy for the terror, kept saying that it was…
quo tum secundissimo avunculus meus in…
Then having sailed in on this very favourable wind my uncle e…
lotus recubat cenat, aut hilaris aut (…
Having washed he lay down and ate dinner, either cheerful or…
28 terms
Pliny: the death of Pliny the Elder 1
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
quo verius
tradere posteris possis
erat Miseni
You ask that I describe to you my uncle's death
so that .... more accurately
you can hand it on to posterity/future generations
He was at Misenum
petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
You ask that I describe to you my uncle's death
quo verius
so that .... more accurately
8 terms
Pliny 6
excitatus procedit, seque Pomponiano c…
inter se consultant, utrum intra tecta…
nam crebris ingentibusque tremoribus t…
sub dio rursus casus pumicum metuebatu…
Having been woken he came out and returned to Pomponianus and…
They debated among themselves whether to stay inside the buil…
For the buildings were shaking with frequent and enormous tre…
Outside on the other hand the fall of pumice stones was feare…
excitatus procedit, seque Pomponiano c…
Having been woken he came out and returned to Pomponianus and…
inter se consultant, utrum intra tecta…
They debated among themselves whether to stay inside the buil…
9 terms
Pliny 8
C. PLINIUS NEPOTI SUO S. aegrotabat Ca…
filius mortuus est, iuvenis pulcherrim…
huic Arria ita funus paravit, ita duxi…
quin immo quotiens cubiculum eius intr…
C. Plinius to his dear Maecilius Nepos - greetings! Caecina P…
The son died, a young man most handsome and modest and dear t…
Arria prepared a funeral for him in such a way, led his funer…
Indeed whenever she went into his bedroom, she pretended that…
C. PLINIUS NEPOTI SUO S. aegrotabat Ca…
C. Plinius to his dear Maecilius Nepos - greetings! Caecina P…
filius mortuus est, iuvenis pulcherrim…
The son died, a young man most handsome and modest and dear t…
7 terms
Pliny 4
festinat illuc unde alii fugiunt, rect…
adeo solutus metu, ut omnes illius mal…
iam navibus cinis incidebat, calidior…
iam vadum subitum et litora ruina mont…
He hurried to the place from which others fled, and held a st…
so free from fear that he dictated and noted down all the mov…
Now ash was falling on the ships, hotter and thicker the near…
now there were sudden shallows and the shore blocked their wa…
festinat illuc unde alii fugiunt, rect…
He hurried to the place from which others fled, and held a st…
adeo solutus metu, ut omnes illius mal…
so free from fear that he dictated and noted down all the mov…
10 terms
Pliny 3
Petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
erat Miseni classemque imperio praesen…
nonum kal. Septembres hora fere septim…
quae visa est ei, ut eruditissimo viro…
You ask that I write to you about the death of my uncle, in o…
He was stationed at Misenum and was prefect of the fleet in p…
On 24th August at about the seventh hour my mother pointed ou…
This seemed to him, as one might expect of a most scholarly m…
Petis ut tibi avunculi mei exitum scri…
You ask that I write to you about the death of my uncle, in o…
erat Miseni classemque imperio praesen…
He was stationed at Misenum and was prefect of the fleet in p…
Pliny to Trajan
sollemnis, e
cunctatio, ionis
cognitio, ionis
soleo, solere
customary
hesitation
trial
to be accustomed
sollemnis, e
customary
cunctatio, ionis
hesitation
5 terms
Pliny 7
ibi in abiecto linteo recumbens semel…
deinde flammae flammarumque praenuntiu…
innitens servis duobus surrexit et sta…
spirtus enim, ut ego credo, densiore c…
There, lying back on a sheet which had been thrown down he de…
Then flames, and the smell of sulphur which is a warning sign…
Leaning on two slaves he rose and at once collapsed.
For his breathing, as I believe, had been obstructed by the t…
ibi in abiecto linteo recumbens semel…
There, lying back on a sheet which had been thrown down he de…
deinde flammae flammarumque praenuntiu…
Then flames, and the smell of sulphur which is a warning sign…
8 terms
Pliny 9
Scribonianus arma in Illyrico contra C…
fuerat Paetus in partibus, et occiso S…
erat ascensurus navem; Arria milites o…
'nonne' inquit 'dabitis consulari viro…
Scribonianus had taken up arms in Illyria against Claudius.
Paetus had been involved in the conspiracy, and when Scriboni…
He was about to board the ship; Arria begged the soldiers to…
"Surely," she said, "you will give some slaves to a man of co…
Scribonianus arma in Illyrico contra C…
Scribonianus had taken up arms in Illyria against Claudius.
fuerat Paetus in partibus, et occiso S…
Paetus had been involved in the conspiracy, and when Scriboni…
8 terms
Pliny 2
haec inter medios labores urbisque fre…
in secessu solum balinei tempus studii…
(cum dico 'balinei', de interioribus l…
in itinere quasi solutus ceteris curis…
This was his routine in the midst of his duties and the bustl…
Away from the city, only his bath time was taken away from st…
(when I say 'bath' I am talking about the inner bath-rooms; f…
On a journey, as though released from the rest of his concern…
haec inter medios labores urbisque fre…
This was his routine in the midst of his duties and the bustl…
in secessu solum balinei tempus studii…
Away from the city, only his bath time was taken away from st…
6 terms
Pliny 1
ante lucem ibat ad Vespasianum imperat…
reversus domum reliquum tempus studiis…
saepe post cibum (qui veterum more int…
nihil enim legit quod non excerperet;…
Before daybreak he used to go to the emperor Vespasian (for t…
Having returned home he gave his remaining time to study.
Often in the summer after a meal (which during the day, in th…
For he read nothing from which he did not take extracts; he w…
ante lucem ibat ad Vespasianum imperat…
Before daybreak he used to go to the emperor Vespasian (for t…
reversus domum reliquum tempus studiis…
Having returned home he gave his remaining time to study.
7 terms
Pliny 10
quin etiam, cum Thrasea gener eius dep…
'vis ergo filiam tuam, si mihi pereund…
respondit: 'si tam diu tantaque concor…
auxerat hoc responso curam suorum; dil…
Indeed, when her son-in-law Thrasea was begging her not to ca…
"So do you want your daughter, if I should have to die, to di…
she responded, "If she lives with you for as long and wish as…
She had increased the concern of her household by this answer…
quin etiam, cum Thrasea gener eius dep…
Indeed, when her son-in-law Thrasea was begging her not to ca…
'vis ergo filiam tuam, si mihi pereund…
"So do you want your daughter, if I should have to die, to di…
74 terms
Pliny Goblets
ante lucem ibat ad Vespasianum imperat…
reversus domum reliquum tempus studiis…
saepe post cibum (qui veterum more int…
nihil enim legit quod non excerperet;…
Before daybreak he used to go to the emperor Vespasian (for t…
Having returned home he gave his remaining time to study.
Often in the summer after a meal (which during the day, in th…
For he read nothing from which he did not take extracts; he w…
ante lucem ibat ad Vespasianum imperat…
Before daybreak he used to go to the emperor Vespasian (for t…
reversus domum reliquum tempus studiis…
Having returned home he gave his remaining time to study.
35 terms
Pliny section 8
Quies, quietis
Do dare dedi datum
Quiesco -ere quievi
Verus-a-um
Rest, sleep
Put
Rest
deep
Quies, quietis
Rest, sleep
Do dare dedi datum
Put
38 terms
Pliny section 9
Communis, -e
Consilto -are
Intra
Tecta, orum
Common, shared
Discuss, consult
Within , inside
House, building
Communis, -e
Common, shared
Consilto -are
Discuss, consult
58 terms
Pliny section 10
Dies -ei
Alibi
Nox noctis
Niger nigra nigrum
Day (light)
Elsewhere
Darkness
Dark -black
Dies -ei
Day (light)
Alibi
Elsewhere
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