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Headword Definitions Occurrences in the Aeneid Sort descending
tēmō, ōnis, m.

the tongue or pole of a plow or cart; wagon, chariot, 12.470.

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tergum, ī, and tergus, oris (1.211; 9.764), n.

the back of men or animals, 1.296, et al.; the stern of a ship, 5.168; skin, hide, 1.211; gauntlet, hide, 5.403; form, frame, body, 2.231; carcass, body, 1.635; length, long body, 2.208; a layer, plate, 10.482; pl., terga, ōrum, members, frame, 6.422; gauntlets, 5.419; ā tergō, behind, 1.186; in tergum, to the rear, 11.653; vertere or dare terga, to run away, retreat, 6.491; 9.794.

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Thalīa, ae, f.

Thalia, an Oceanid or sea-nymph, 5.826.

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Thymbris, idis, m.

a Trojan, 10.124.

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Tmarius, a, um

adj. (Tmaros), of Tmaros, a mountain in Epirus; Tmarian, 5.620.

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trabālis, e

adj. (trabs, a beam), of beams; like a beam, 12.294.

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tūreus, a, um

adj. (tūs), of frankincense, 6.225.

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Tīburs, tis

adj. (Tībur), of Tibur, 9.360; n. pl., Tīburtia, 7.670; subst., Tīburtēs, um, m., the people of Tibur; the Tiburtines, 11.757.

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tranquillus, a, um

(adj.), calm, still, 2.203; subst., tranquillum, ī, n., a calm; calm weather, 5.127.

1
trifaux, faucis

(adj.), found only once (trēs and faux), three-throated., three-voiced, triple, 6.417.

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trux, trucis

(adj.), ferocious, grim, stern, fierce, 10.447.

1
tepēscō, uī, 3, inc. n.

to grow warm, 9.701. (tepeō)

1
tortus, ūs, m.

a twisting, coil, 5.276. (torqueō)

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Trītōnis, idis, f.

Pallas or Minerva, so called from Lake Triton near the Lesser Syrtis in Africa, near which, according to an Egyptian fable, she was said to have been born, 2.226. (Trītōn)

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terminō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to put bounds to; limit, 1.287. (terminus)

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Thamyrus, i, m.

a Trojan, 12.341.

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Tmarus, i, m.

a Rutulian warrior, 9.685.

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Trōilus, ī, m.

one of the sons of Priam, 1.474.

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tūricremus, a, um

adj. (tūs and cremō), incense-burning, 4.453.

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Taburnus, ī, m.

a ridge of the Apennines south of Caudium, 12.715.

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thēsaurus, ī, m.

a treasure, 1.359.

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Tīburs, tis

adj. (Tībur), of Tibur, 9.360; n. pl., Tīburtia, 7.670; subst., Tīburtēs, um, m., the people of Tibur; the Tiburtines, 11.757.

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tūtāmen, inis, n.

a means of protection; a defense, 5.262. (tūtor)

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tinnītus, ūs, m.

a jingling, rattling, jingle, clinking, 9.809. (tinniō, jingle)

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torvus, a, um

stern, grim, wild; savage, lowering, 3.677; fierce, 6.571; shaggy, 3.636; adv., torvum and torva, sternly, wildly, 7.399; 6.467.

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trānsportō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to carry across or over, governing the acc. of the space crossed, 6.328.

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Tīburtus, ī, m.

the founder of Tibur, 7.671.

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Thrēissus, a, um

(adj.), Thracian, 1.316, et al.; subst., Thrēissa, a huntress, 11.858.

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Tīrynthius, a, um

adj. (Tīryns), of Tiryns, a town in Argolis, where Hercules was brought up; Tirynthian; subst., Tīrynthius, iī, m., the Tirynthian; Hercules, 7.662.

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trāctābilis, e

adj. (trāctō, handle), that can be handled; indulgent, yielding, flexible, 4.439; nōn trāctābilis, unfavorable, inclement, 4.53.

2
trānscrībō, scrīpsī, scrīptus, 3, a.

to transfer by writing; enroll, 5.750; transfer, convey, 7.422.

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tolerō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to sustain; support, maintain, 8.409; endure, 8.515. (cf. tollō)

2
trānscurrō, currī or cucurrī, cursus, 3, n. and a.

to run across; flash or shoot across, 5.528; traverse, 9.111.

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tellūs, ūris, f.

the earth, 6.140; ground, soil, earth, 1.358; land, 1.171; a land (of an island), 1.34; a country, territory, state, kingdom, 11.245; personified, Tellūs, the goddess Tellus or Earth, 4.166.

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terebrō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to bore through; pierce, penetrate, 2.38; take out by boring, bore out, 3.635. (terebra, an instrument for boring)

2
Tiberīnus (Thӯbrinus, 12.35), a, um

adj. (Tiberis), pertaining to the Tiber; Tiberine, 1.13, et al.; subst., Tiberīnus, m., the river-god, Tiber; the Tiber, 6.873.

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turpō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to make indecent; to soil, disfigure, defile, 12.611. (turpis)

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tāctus, ūs, m.

a touching; touch, 2.683. (tangō)

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triō, ōnis, m.

an ox as the breaker of the sod in plowing; the “Team” or “Wain”; pl., Triōnēs, um, m., the constellation of the greater and lesser bear, 1.744.

2
Tītānius, a, um

adj. (Tītān), Titanian, consisting of Titans, 6.580; of Titanian origin, 6.725.

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trucīdō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to slaughter, kill, slay, 2.494. (trux and caedō)

2
turriger, gera, gerum

adj. (turris and gerō), turret-bearing, tower-crowned, 7.631; 10.253.

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Thoās, antis, m.

1. Thoas, a Greek chief, 2.262. 2. An Arcadian, follower of Pallas, 10.415.

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trānsferō, tulī, lātus, ferre, irreg. a.

to carry over; transfer, remove, 1.271; give over, 2.327.

2
Tullus, ī, m.

Tullus Hostilius, the third king of Rome, 6.814.

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terrēnus, a, um

adj. (terra), made of earth; earthen, of earth, 11.850; earthly, earth-born, 6.732.

2
trānsfīgō, fīxī, fīxus, 3, a.

to pierce, transfix, 1.44.

2
temerē

(adv.), by chance; promiscuously, 9.329; in vain, 9.375.

2
tergeminus, a, um

(adj.), of threefold birth; threefold, having three bodies, 8.202; of three forms or names; triple, 4.511.

2
Thymber, brī, m.

a Rutulian, son of Daucus, 10.391.

2
Tīthōnus, ī, m.

brother of Priam, lover of Aurora, by whom he became father of Memnon, 4.585, et al.

2
Tarpēius (trisyll.), a, um

(adj.), pertaining to the Tarpeian rock or precipitous part of the Capitoline Hill at Rome; Tarpeian, 8.347.

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tībia, ae, f.

the larger of the shinbones; a pipe or flute, as this bone was used for a musical pipe.

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taenia, ae, f.

a band, fillet; hairband; ribbon, braid, forming the ends of the vitta, 5.269.

2
tegō, tēxī, tēctus, 3, a.

to cover, 3.25, et al.; cover in the funeral urn, inclose, 6.228; surround, encompass, 11.12; protect, defend, shield, 2.430; shelter, 3.583; hide, conceal, 3.236; shut up, 2.126; overshadow, 8.95.

2
taeter, tra, trum

(adj.), disagreeable; foul, loathsome, 3.228.

2
tantō

by so much, so much, 6.79. (tantus)

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tremendus, a, um

to be trembled at; dreadful, fearful, terrible, 2.199. (tremō)

2
Tyrrhīdae, ārum, m.

the sons of Tyrrheus, 7.484. (Tyrrheus)

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tabula, ae, f.

a board, plank, 1.119.

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Tarquinius, a, um

(adj.), Tarquinian; the designation of the Roman gens to which belonged Tarquinius Priscus and Tarquinius Superbus, 6.817; subst., Tarquinius, iī, Tarquinius or Tarquin, 8.646.

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tridēns, entis

adj. (trēs and dēns), three-pronged, trident, 5.143; subst., tridēns, entis, m., a triple-pointed spear; trident, 1.138.

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Tegeaeus, a, um

adj. (Tegea), of Tegea, a town in Arcadia; Tegean, Arcadian, 5.299.

2
tepefaciō, fēcī, factus, 3, a.

to make tepid or warm; (pass.), to reek, 9.333.

2
torris, is, m.

a firebrand; brand, 7.506. (torreō)

2
Tyndaris, idis, f.

a daughter of Tyndarus; Helen, 2.569.

2
tabulātum, ī, n.

a planking; floor, platform, story, 2.464. (tabula)

2
tenebrōsus, a, um

adj. (tenebrae), dark, dusky, murky, 5.839.

2
Tuscī, ōrum, m.

the people of Etruria; Etruscans, Etrurians, Tuscans, 11.629, et al.

2
tepeō, 2, n.

to be moderately warm; to reek, 8.196.

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trānsiliō, īvī, iī or uī, 4, n. and a.

to leap over; pass over, 10.658; fly through, 12.859. (trāns and saliō)

2
Thersilochus, ī, m.

1. A Paeonian allied with the Trojans, and slain by Achilles, 6.483. 2. A Trojan.

2
tōnsa, ae, f.

an oar, 7.28.

2
Typhōeus (trisyll.), eī or eos, m.

Typhoeus or Typhon, a giant struck down to Hades by the thunderbolt of Jupiter.

2
tapēte, is, n. and tapēs, ētis (acc. pl., tapētas), m.

a coverlet; tapestry, hanging; a carpet, 9.358; abl. pl., tapētīs (perhaps from tapētum, ī), with housings, 7.277.

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tremulus, a, um

tremulous, quivering, 7.395. (tremō)

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Trōiugena, ae, c.

of Trojan descent; Trojan, 3.359; Trōiugenae, ārum, c., Trojans, 8.117. (Trōia and cf. gignō)

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taceō, uī, itus, 3, n. and a.

to be silent, not to speak, 2.94; to be still, quiet, hushed, 4.525; leave unmentioned; p., tacēns, entis, noiseless, silent, 6.265.

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Thēseus (dissyll.), eī or eos, m.

Theseus, son of Aegeus, and king of Athens, who descended with Peirithous into Hades to aid him in his attempt to carry away Proserpina, 6.121, et al.

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trānsadigō, adēgī, adāctus, 3, a.

to drive through, thrust, 12.508; of the object which is stabbed, pierce, 12.276.

3
trilīx, īcis

adj. (trēs and līcium, thread), of three threads or leashes; of three layers of thread; three-ply; triple, 3.467.

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tūtor, āvī, ātus sum, 1, dep. intens. a.

to protect, defend, 2.677; befriend, 5.343. (tueor)

3
tūtum, ī, n.

safety, place of safety, 1.391; pl., tūta, ōrum, safe places, safety, security, 11.882.

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Tīsiphonē, ēs, f.

one of the three Furies, 6.571, et al.

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trānsverberō, āvī, ātus, 1, a.

to beat or strike through; pierce through, 10.484.

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theātrum, ī, n.

a place for seeing; a theater, 1.427; any place suited for public spectacles; theatrī circus, the curving area of a theater, formed by nature, 5.288.

3
trādō, didī, ditus, 3, a.

to give over; give up, submit, 4.619; intrust, consign, 5.713.

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testis, is, c.

a witness, 5.789.

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terra, ae, f.

the earth; a land, country, 3.13; land as opposed to sea or water, 1.598, et al.; to air, sky, 4.184, et al.; ground, 1.395; an estate, a farm, 6.811; pl., terrae, ārum, lands, for the sing., 6.18; the world, all lands, 4.607; orbis terrārum, the world, the whole earth, 1.233; sub terrās, to the lower world, 4.654; terram petere, to fall upon the ground prostrate in awe and fear, 3.93; in death, 10.489.

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Tolumnius, iī, m.

a Latin chief and soothsayer, 11.429, et al.

3
torreō, uī, tostus, 2, a. and n.

to burn, scorch, roast, parch, 1.179; rush, roll, 6.550; of a river bank, 9.105; p., torrēns, entis, subst., a torrent, 7.567.

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taedet, taeduit or taesum est, 2, impers. a.

it irks, wearies, disgusts me, thee, etc.; I (thou, he, etc.) am wearied, tired, 4.451.

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torreō, uī, tostus, 2, a. and n.

to burn, scorch, roast, parch, 1.179; rush, roll, 6.550; of a river bank, 9.105; p., torrēns, entis, subst., a torrent, 7.567.

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tripus, odis, m.

a three-footed vessel or seat; a tripod, 5.110; the seat of the priestess of Apollo; an oracle, 3.360.

3
trāmes, itis, m.

a crossway; by-path or narrow way; a pass, 11.515; course, line, track, 5.610.

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turrītus, a, um

adj. (turris), turreted, 8.693; crowned with turrets; with crown of towers, 6.785; tower-like, towering, lofty, 3.536.

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tonitrus, ūs, m.

thunder, 4.122, et al.; thunderbolt, 8.391. (tonō)

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trānō, āvī, ātus, 1, a. and n.

to swim or sail across, 6.671; fly across or through, 4.245. (trāns and nō)

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tūs, tūris, n.

incense, 1.417, et al.

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Tyrrheus (dissyll.), eī, m., and Tyrrhus, ī, m.

a shepherd of Latium, in the service of Latinus, 7.532, et al.

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