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ācer -cris n.

maple tree; maple wood

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ancilla -ae f.

female slave

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arcus arcūs m.

bow; arch, arc

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blandus -a -um

flattering, caressing

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cēra -ae f.

wax; writing tablet coated with wax; wax bust or figure

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comprimō -primere -pressī -pressum

compress; embrace

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continuō

(adv.) forthwith, immediately

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Corinna -ae f.

Corinna

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crēdibilis -e

believable, credible

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crīnis -is m.

lock of hair; (pl. or collective sg.) hair

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Cupīdō -inis m.

Cupid

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dēdicō -āre

dedicate, consecrate

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digitus -ī m.

finger; toe

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fīdus -a -um

faithful, true

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furtīvus -a -um

secret, furtive

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graphium -ī n.

stilus

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incertus -a -um

disarrayed, errant, wayward

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ingeniōsus -a -um

talented, naturally clever

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lassō -āre

tire out, wear out

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laurus -ī f.

laurel

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mandō -āre

order, command, bid

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māne

(adv.) in the morning

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margō -inis m.

rim; border, edge; margin

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mīlitia -ae f.

military service, warfare

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ministerium -ī n.

service, ministry

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ministra -ae f.

servant, attendant

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Napē -ēs f.

Nape, ‘woodland glen’ in Greek

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Nasō -ōnis m.

Naso

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nota -ae f.

sign, secret writing

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notō -āre

mark, write

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nūper

(adv.) not long ago, lately

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obstō -stāre -stitī -stātūrum

stand before, obstruct, hinder

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perarō -āre

incise

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perferō -ferre -tulī -lātum

carry straight through, deliver

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perlegō -legere -lēgī -lectum

read through

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rādō rādere rāsī rāsum

scratch; inscribe

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redimiō -imīre -imiī -imītum

encircle (with a garland)

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rescrībō -scrībere -scrīpsī -scrīptum

write back, respond

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sēdulus -a -um

careful, cautious

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silex -icis m.

flint; any hard stone

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simplicitās -ātis f.

simplicity; lack of sophistication, ignorance

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splendidus -a -um

shining, clear, brilliant, splendid

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subscrībō -scrībere -scrīpsī -scrīptum

write under, write beneath

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tabella -ae f.

flat board, tablet; (pl.) writing tablet

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tueor tuērī tūtus sum

protect, esp. in a military sense

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vēna -ae f.

vein

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Venus -eris f.

Venus

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versus -ūs m.

line of writing, line of verse

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victrīx -cis

victorious, triumphant

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vīlis -e

cheap, worthless; contemptible; of inferior rank