Definition of Arcadis
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y zgo back
Orthography ID = 2004180
1.
LNS
Arcadis, Arcadis
Arcas
Ἀρκάδες
Mostly Plural
noun (m., 3rd Greek declension)
  1. the Arcadians
  2. Mercury, who was said to have been born on the Arcadian mountain Cyllene
  3. Parthenopaeus, the son of Atalanta from Arcadia
  4. Lycaon, grandfather of Arcas
  5. Ancaeus
Abbreviations
Arcas, adis, m., = Ἀρκάς. Son of Jupiter and Callisto, the progenitor of the Arcadians, after his death placed as a constellation (Arctophylax) in heaven, Ov. F. 1, 470; 2, 190; id. M. 2, 468; 2, 497; Hyg. Fab. 176, and Astr. 2, 4 (cf. Apollod. 3, 8, 2).

— An Arcadian; plur. Arcades, um, m. (acc. Gr. Arcadas, Verg. A. 10, 397), = Ἀρκάδες, the Arcadians. As the most ancient men, Plin. 7, 48, 49, § 154; Ov. F. 2, 289 al.

— As skilled in pastoral music: Tamen cantabitis, Arcades, inquit, Montibus haec vestris; soli cantare periti, Arcades, Verg. E. 10, 31: Arcades ambo, Et cantare pares et respondere parati, id. ib. 7, 4 (cf. id. ib. 4, 58 sq.; Theocr. 22, 157; Polyb. 4, 20).

—Hence, Arcas, Κατ̓ ἐξοχήν. Mercury, who was said to have been born on the Arcadian mountain Cyllene (cf. 1. Arcadia, B.), Mart. 9, 35, 6; Luc. 9, 661; Stat. S. 5, 1, 107.

— Parthenopaeus, the son of Atalanta from Arcadia, Stat. Th. 8, 745; 12, 805.

— Tyrannus, i. e. Lycaon, grandfather of Arcas (a poet. prolepsis), Ov. M. 1, 218.

— Bipennifer, i. e. Ancaeus, Ov. M. 8, 391.

— Adj., = Arcadius, Arcadian, Verg. A. 12, 518; Mart. 5, 65, 2; Stat. S. 5, 2, 123; id. Th. 7, 94; Sil. 6, 636.
 
top_lefttop_controlrow1_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right