cap. viii

Flash Cards

Be sure to pronounce the words carefully!
vīgintītwenty
vēn-dere -didissesell
tantus -a -umso big, so great
tabernārius -ī mshopkeeper
taberna -ae fshop, stall
sēstertius -ī msesterce (coin)
satisenough, rather
quī quae quod (…?)what, which
quārtus -a -umfourth
quantus -a -umhow large, (as large) as
pretium -ī nprice, value
pecūniōsus -a -umwealthy
ostendere -disseshow
ōrnāreequip, adorn
ōrnāmentum -ī nornament, jewel
octōgintāeighty
nōnāgintāninety
nimistoo, too much
mōnstrārepoint out, show
medius -a -ummedius -a -um
medium -ī nmiddle, center
margarīta -ae fpearl
līnea -ae fstring, line
ille -a -udthat, the one, he
gemmātus -a -umset with a jewel
gemma -ae fprecious stone, jewel
emere ēmisse ēmptumbuy
digitus -ī mfinger
convenīre (ad/+dat)fit, be fitting
con-venīrecome together, meet
cōnstāre exconsist of
cōn-stāre -stitissebe fixed, cost
cōn-sistere -stitissestop, halt
collum -ī nneck
clāmāreshout
autor
a-spicerelook at, look
ānulus -ī mring
alius -a -udanother, other
ac-ciperereceive
ab-īre -eō -iissego away