Last modified on 8 February 2014, at 22:29

subter

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From sub (under).

AdverbEdit

subter (not comparable)

  1. below, beneath, underneath
    Supra et subter. — Above and beneath.

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PrepositionEdit

subter

  1. (with accusative) below, beneath, underneath, under
    • c. 45 BCE, Cicero, Tusculanes 1.20
      [] iram in pectore, cupiditatem supter praecordia locavit.
      • 1877 translation by Charles Duke Yonge
        [] anger in the breast, and desire under the præcordia.
    Subter pineta.Below the pine-woods.
  2. (with ablative) below, beneath, underneath, under

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