Charlton T. Lewis; Charles Short [1879], A Latin Dictionary; Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary (Trustees of Tufts University, Oxford) [word count] [latindico15].
Previous Entry

Next Entry

operatioŏpĕrātĭo, ōnis, f. operor,

I a working, work, labor, operation (not in Cic. or Cæs.).

I In gen.: insidiantur aquantibus (apibus) ranae, quae maxima earum est operatio, cum sobolem faciunt, Plin. 11, 18, 19, § 61; 11, 24, 28, § 80; Vitr. 2, 9.—

II In partic.

   A A religious performance, service, or solemnity, a bringing of offerings: operationes denicales, offerings, Fest. s. v. privatae feriae, p. 242 Müll.; Inscr. a. 286, p. Chr. ap. Orell. 2234.—

   B In Christian authors, beneficence, charity, Lact. 6, 12; Prud. Psych. 573.
Previous Entry

Next Entry


Charlton T. Lewis; Charles Short [1879], A Latin Dictionary; Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary (Trustees of Tufts University, Oxford) [word count] [latindico15].
Powered by PhiloLogic