Definition of ululo
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Orthography ID = 2061491
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LNS
ululō, ululāre, ululāvī, ululātus
ulula; cf. Gr., ὑλάω
verb (1st conjugation)
  1. to howl, yell, shriek, utter a mournful cry
  2. to ring, resound, re-echo
  3. to cry or howl out to
  4. to howl forth, utter with howlings, cry out
  5. to wail or howl over
  6. to fill, with howling, with yells or shrieks
Abbreviations
ululo, āvi, ātum, 1, v. n. and a. [ulula; cf. Gr. ὑλάω]. Neutr., to howl, yell, shriek, utter a mournful cry. Lit.: canis ululat acute, Enn. ap. Fest. s. v. nictare, p. 177 Mull. (Ann. v. 346 Vahl. : canes, Verg. A. 6, 257; Ov. M. 15, 797 lupi, Verg. G. 1, 486; cf. id. A. 7, 18: simulacra ferarum. Ov. M. 4, 404: summoque ulularunt vertice Nymphae, Verg. A. 4, 168; Cat. 63, 28; Hor. S. 1, 8, 25: Tisiphone thalamis ululavit in illis, Ov. H. 2, 117: per vias ululasse animas, id. F. 2, 553; id. M. 3, 725; 9, 642; Luc. 6, 261 al.; cf.: ululanti voce canere, Cic. Or. 8, 27.

— Transf., of places, to ring, resound, re-echo with howling: penitusque cavae plangoribus aedes Femineis ululant, Verg. A. 2, 488: resonae ripae, Sil. 6, 285: Dindyma sanguineis Gallis, Claud. Rapt. Pros. 2, 269.

— Act., to cry or howl out to any one; to howl forth, utter with howlings, cry out; to wail or howl over any thing; to fill a place with howling, with yells or shrieks (poet., and mostly in part. perf.): quem sectus ululat Gallus, Mart. 5, 41, 3: nocturnisque Hecate triviis ululata per urbem, Verg. A. 4, 609: ululata Lucina, Stat. Th. 3, 158: orbatam propriis ululavit civibus urbem, wailed over, bewailed, Prud. Ham. 452: ululataque tellus intremit, Val. Fl. 4, 608: juga lupis, Stat. S. 1, 3, 85: antra Ogygiis furoribus, id. Th. 1, 328: aula puerperiis, Claud. IV. Cons. Hon. 139; cf.: tu dulces lituos ululataque proelia gaudes, filled with howling, Stat. Th. 9, 724.
 
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