cap. xxv

Flash Cards

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vorāreswallow, devour
trahere -āxisse -actumdrag, pull
timidus -a -umfearful, timid
terribilis -eterrible
taurus -ī mbull
nāvem solverecast off, set sail
saxum -ī nrock
saevus -a -umfierce, cruel
rēx rēgis mking
regere rēxisse rēctumdirect, guide, govern
quot-annīsevery year
prō-spicerelook out, look ahead
pollicērīpromise
patērebe open
parātus -a -umready
ōlimonce, long ago
oc-cīdere - disse -sumkill
oblīvīscī -lītum +gen/accforget
nex necis fkilling, murder
necārekill
nārrātiō -ōnis fnarrative
mors mortis fdeath
mora -ae fdelay
mōnstrum -ī nmonster
moenia -ium n plwalls
mīrābilis -emarvelous, wonderful
maerēregrieve
lītus -oris nbeach, shore
labyrinthus -ī mlabyrinth
inter-ficerekill
illūcthere, thither
ibithere
humilis -elow
hūchere, to this place
glōria -ae fglory
forte advby chance
fīlum -ī nthread
fābula -ae fstory, fable, play
ex-pugnātiō -ōnis fconquest
exitus -ūs mexit, way out, end
dē-serere -uisse -rtumleave, desert
dē-scendere -dissego down, descend
currus -ūs mchariot
cupidus -a -um (+gen)desirous (of), eager (for)
cupiditās -ātis fdesire
cōn-stituere -uisse -ūtumfix, decide
cōnspectus -ūs msight, view
com-plūrēs -aseveral
cīvis -is m/fcitizen, countryman
brevī advsoon
auxilium -ī nhelp, assistance
agnus -ī mlamb
aedificium -ī nbuilding
aedificārebuild