Definition of summa
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LEM
summa, summae
summus
noun (f., 1st declension)
  1. [sc. res] the top, summit
  2. [hence figuratively] the chief place, highest rank, leadership, supremacy
  3. the main thing, chief point, principal matter, sum, essence, substance
  4. an amount, sum, aggregate, whole, quantity
  5. [in reckoning] the amount, sum, total, aggregate
  6. [of money] a sum, amount
Abbreviations
summa ae, f summus

— sc. res, the top, summit

— hence, fig., the chief place, highest rank, leadership, supremacy: vobis summam ordinis concedere: summam imperi tenere, the supreme power, Cs.: ad te summa solum rerum redit, T.: totius belli, the command in chief, Cs.

—The main thing, chief point, principal matter, sum, essence, substance: leges non perfectae . . . sed ipsae summae rerum atque sententiae, the main points: lectis rerum summis, L.: haec summa est

— hic nostri nuntius esto, V.: summa est, si curaris, ut, etc.: universi belli, the main issue of the war, L.: ad summam rerum consulere, for the general welfare, Cs.: ad discrimen summā rerum adductā, to a general engagement, L.: remittendo de summā quisque iuris, extreme right, L.: summa ducum Atrides, the flower of leaders, O.

—An amount, sum, aggregate, whole, quantity: de summā mali detrahere: summa cogitationum mearum omnium: summa exercitūs salva, the main body of the army, Cs.

—In reckoning, the amount, sum, total, aggregate: addendo deducendoque videre, quae reliqui summa fiat: subducamus summam.

—Of money, a sum, amount: pecuniae summam quantam imperaverit, parum convenit, L.: pecuniae summa homines movit, L.

—With ellips. of pecuniae: De summā nihil decedet, T.: hac summā redempti, L.

—In the phrase, ad summam, on the whole, generally, in short, in a word: ille adfirmabat . . . ad summam

— non posse istaec sic abire: Ad summam

— sapiens, etc., to sum up, H.

—In the phrase, in summā, in all, in fine: absolutus, in summā, quattuor sententiis: in omni summā.
 
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